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    Model 1842 U.S. Percussion Pistol by H. Aston. Circa 1850s, 8½" round barrel in .54 caliber. All markings and configuration as standard for this revolver. Both cartouches are strong. Lock plate dated 1851, top tang dated 1850, both lock plate and barrel retain U.S. markings. Functioning action.

    Condition.
    Basically a one hundred percent original and authentic single shot U.S. military pistol. Metal surfaces have been cleaned and are relatively bright. Minor pitting along length of barrel. Brass mountings have been cleaned but are starting to come back. Excellent wood stocks.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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