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    Colt SAA Revolver, .45 Caliber # 71964, Matching, Mfg 1881. Original 7 1/2" barrel. Factory letter states the gun was shipped on October 29, 1881 as part of a shipment of 15 similar guns, to H. & D. Folsom Arms Co. New York, N. Y. The finish is listed as nickel while the barrel length and type of stocks are unrecorded. The gun retains 40% of the original nickel finish, the balance smooth and gray with absolutely no rust or pitting. Mechanically perfect, excellent bore, crisp markings including 3 line patent markings on left side of frame and 45 CAL on left side of trigger guard. Colt medallion ivory grips obviously a later addition but fit nicely with very nice mellow age patina and hairline surface age cracks on the bottom. A fine and very appealing 7 1/2" black powder single action.

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    June, 2011
    25th Saturday
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