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    Auto-Ordnance Corporation/Thompson Vietnam Commemorative Model 1927 A1 Semi-Automatic Rifle. Serial no. V0009, .45 ACP caliber, 16 1/2-inch finned barrel with fixed front and adjustable rear sights. Blued finish with gilt trigger, compensator, cocking knob, rear sight base, and sling swivels. Figured walnut stock, pistol grip and fore-end. Right side of receiver machine engraved with the caption Vietnam War Commemorative Thompson, Ours Was a Noble Cause, and with a Vietnam Service emblem. All numbers and lettering highlighted in gilt. Black leather sling with gilt fittings. Commemorative medallions inset on stock and pistol grip. Housed in the locking fitted wooden case with hinged picture frame lid as issued by the American Historical Foundation.
    Condition: Excellent. Appears unfired with some storage wear to the gilt backed engraving and a few small areas of flaking to the sealer on the wood as a result of storage.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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