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    All Brass WW I French Flare Pistol with Fascinating History. 8" overall with 4" 28mm, octagon to round barrel. Serial # 3133 on frame. Barrel tips down for loading with locking lever on the side. Perfect overall condition, with nice light patina on the brass. Checkered wood grips also perfect. A small paper tag attached to the right side of the pistol reads as follows. "French flare pistol picked up by Lt. Charles Clowe at Grande Pre' on road to Sedan in Oct. 1918 at north edge of Argonne front during 2d phase of Argonne battle." Superb condition and wonderful history for a WW I artifact.

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    December, 2010
    11th Saturday
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