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    Pair Colt Model 1860 Army Percussion Revolvers Inscribed to "J.H. Widmer U.S. Army" Colt 1860 Army Revolver Inscribed "J. H. Widmer U.S. Army" on the back strap. Serial #135682 matching serial numbers, including the the wedge. Generally smooth and gray with minor scattered dents and scratches, traces of case colors on the frame. Sharp lettering save for the word "Patent" which is poorly struck , 60% cylinder scene, tight crisp action. Grips with traces of inspectors cartouches, a few small dents and tiny toe chips.
    Colt 1860 Army Revolver with highly worn inscription "J. H. Widmer U.S. Army" on the back strap. Serial #138987 matching serial numbers, including the the wedge. Generally smooth and gray with minor scattered dents, scratches and tiny patches of pitting along one side of the barrel, traces of case colors on the frame. Sharp lettering, 40% cylinder scene, tight crisp action. Grips with light inspectors cartouches and a few small dents in the butt.
    John H. Widmer was commissioned into Company I 11th Illinois Infantry on October 31, 1861. Promoted to Captain April 24, 1862. Commissioned into Field & Staff of the 104th Illinois Infantry September 25, 1862. Mustered Out on June 6,1865 at Washington, DC




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    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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