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    COLT MODEL 1878 "FRONTIER" DOUBLE ACTION REVOLVER AND BELT SET - Serial number 42419, circa 1880's. 5 1/2" barrel in .44-40 calibre. Left side of barrel roll marked "COLT FRONTIER SIX SHOOTER". All features as standard for this model with the exception of the ivory grips. Barrel address legible. Action functions but will not hold on full cock. Accompanying this lot is an old brown two loop holster with cartridge belt.

    Condition: All metal surfaces cleaned with light to heavy pitting throughout. Ejector housing, rod and base pin are all replacement components. Ivory grips are new and fit perfectly to the revolver strap. Leather belt and holster are soft and supple. The plugged holster is untrimmed. The face of the holster has been embellished, using single letter die stamps "ALBERT E. SIGAL". The cartridge belt is stamped 4R/38C near the plated clipped buckle. The belt and holster are not matching.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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