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    Two British Bull Dog .32 Caliber Double Action Revolvers. The larger a seven shot marked "British/ Bull Dog" on the top of the frame and "Forehand & Wadsworth" on the top flat of the barrel, serial #85085. Fine condition retaining 90% of the original nickel, perfect hard rubber checkered grips. Mechanically perfect, very good bore. The other smaller example is a five shot, marked "The British/ Bull Dog" on the top of the frame and exhibiting Belgian proofs on the cylinder. Retains about 95% of the original nickel, mechanically perfect, excellent bore with perfect checkered wooden grips. This revolver achieved infamy when Charles Guiteau used a British Bull Dog to assassinate President James Garfield. Fine examples of this historically interesting revolver.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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