Arms & Armour

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Date of the auction: 07.12.2004

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Serial no. 209052 for 1862, .31 caliber. 5 inch barrel with one-line New York address. Six-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Complete with burgundy velour-lined Colt casing. Accessories include standing eagle flask, two

Lot #: 2000

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 226376/L for 1863. .31 caliber. 4 in. blued octagonal barrel with one line New York address. Blued five shot cylinder with roll engraved stage coach holdup scene. Case hardened frame, hammer, and loading lever (no serial no.). Silver plated brass gripstraps and varnished walnut grips. In

Lot #: 2001

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 5217 for 1851, .36 caliber. 7 1/2 inch barrel with New York address. Varnished walnut grips. Complete with original burgundy velour-lined mahogany case, the lid set with small white metal fouled anchor plaque. Accessories include Colt's Patent stand of arms flask (Rapley F14), brass

Lot #: 2002

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 181859 for 1860. .31 caliber 5 in. octagonal barrel with two line Hartford address. Roll engraved cylinder. Silver plated including brass backstrap with inscription 'Presented to P.M.Beers by Larkins & Kingman Bridgeport. CT/April 24th 1861.", Varnish walnut grips In modern purple

Lot #: 2003

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 189402 for 1861, .31 caliber. 4 inch barrel with one-line New York address. Five-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Gripstrap engraved E.B. Kilbourn Co. C. Varnished walnut grips. Together with later Colt style case lined in green velour. Period accessories include standing eagle

Lot #: 2004

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 119811 for 1862. .36 caliber. 7 1/2 in. soft military blue finish octagonal barrel, case hardened lever, frame and hammer, brass gripstraps and walnut grips. In red velour lined period case with accesories including: second type navy flask (Rapley F12), combination tool, bullet mold, and

Lot #: 2005

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 242275 for 1863, .31 caliber. 4 inch barrel with one-line New York address. Six-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Complete with dark green velour-lined Colt casing. Accessories include Colt's Patent eagle and

Lot #: 2006

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 93628 for 1860. 36 caliber. 7 1/2 in. blued octagonal barrel with Hartford address, roll engraved cylinder, case hardened lever, frame, and hammer. Silver plated brass gripstraps. The backstrap engraved 'Capt A.E. Greene. Co. B./3rd R.I.A." In red velour lined case with accesories

Lot #: 2007

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Model 2. Serial no. 14955. 3 1/2 in. octagonal barrel with Hartford address, round cylinder roll engraved. Blue finish with case hardened hammer. Varnished one piece walnut grips. In red velour lined modern case with accesories including: iron mold, standing eagle copper flask, cartridge pack and

Lot #: 2008

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 68903 for 1853, .31 caliber. 4 inch barrel with two-line New York address. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Together with later burgundy velour-lined case in the Colt style. Period accessories include standing eagle flask, blued steel two-cavity Colt's

Lot #: 2009

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Model 5A. Serial no. 6624. .31 caliber. 4 1/2 in round barrel with two-line Col. Colt New York address, fluted cylinder, blued finish overall with case hardened hammer. Varnished walnut one piece grips. In purple synthetic velour lined case with accesories including: iron mold, copper peacock flask

Lot #: 2010

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 7141 IP, .31 caliber. Type 5 with 3 1/2 inch round barrel, New York address and fluted cylinder. Elephant ivory grips. Together with later red velour-lined case. Period accessories include Colt's Patent two-cavity brass mole with sprue cutter and standing eagle flask. Condition: Very

Lot #: 2011

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 1006, .28 caliber. Octagonal barrel with pointing hand motif. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Very good. Grey metal retaining slight traces of blue finish with scattered patches of light pitting. Cylinder with dark patina and traces of scene. Grips with 90% plus varnish and scattered

Lot #: 2012

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 112537 for 1861, .36 caliber. 7 1/2 inch barrel. Silver-plated triggerguard/gripstraps. Gripstrap inscribed J.W. Campion 81 Rt. P.V. Oil-finished walnut grips. Condition: Very good. Barrel cleaned to smooth metal. Sharp markings and excellent cylinder scene. Rammer lug with 75% partially

Lot #: 2013

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 92162 for 1854, .31 caliber. 5 inch barrel with two-line New York address. Five-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Very good. Barrel retains 35-45% thin blue finish. Cylinder with excellent scene and slight traces of blue. Frame with generous

Lot #: 2014

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 20558 for 1863, .36 caliber. 4 1/2 inch barrel with New York address. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Fine. Barrel with smooth grey metal retaining 15-20% blue finish in protected areas. Cylinder 60% plus blue. Frame with 90-95

Lot #: 2015

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 55704 for 1853, .31 caliber. 5 inch barrel with two-line New York address. Five-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Very good. Barrel with smooth grey metal retaining traces of blue finish. Cylinder with grey metal showing excellent scene and

Lot #: 2016

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 12885 for 1862, .36 caliber. 6 1/2 inch barrel with New York address. Blued finish. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Very good. Showing dark mottled patina and retaining generous traces, perhaps 15-20% blue finish, of blue finish. Brass with very slight traces of silver. Grips with 90

Lot #: 2017

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 227515 for 1863, .31 caliber. 4 inch barrel with one-line New York address. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Complete with original rose velour-lined Colt casing. Accessories include eagle and shield flask, two-cavity brass Colt's Patent mold, L-shaped

Lot #: 2018

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 55481 for 1853, .31 caliber. 4 inch barrel with two-line New York address. Five-shot cylinder with stagecoach holdup scene. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Buttstrap neatly incised JMA 1854. Together with later burgundy velour-lined case. Accessories

Lot #: 2019

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 1078 for 1854. .31 caliber. 6 in. octagonal with standard London address. Roll engraved cylinder. Case hardened hammer and frame with 'COLTS/PATENT' mark (broken S). Silver plated steel gripstraps and varnished walnut grips stamped 'HACKETT/CORK' upside down on left grip. London proof and

Lot #: 2020

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 95663. .31 caliber. 5 in. blued octagonal barrel with two line NY address. Blued cylinder with roll engraved scene, case hardened lever. Blued frame and hammer. Silver plated brass gripstraps. Varnished walnut grips stamped 'E.E. Whiteley'. In modern purple synthetic velour lined case

Lot #: 2021

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 4197 for 1861, .36 caliber. 4 1/2 inch barrel. Blued, casehardened and silver-plated finish. Varnished walnut grips. Complete with original purple velour-lined Colt case. Accessories include blued steel two-cavity Colt's Patent mold, unopened Eley cap tin wrapped in Eley broadside and

Lot #: 2022

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 1310, .56 caliber. 24 inch blued barrel with saber bayonet mount. Frame tang marked Colt's/Patent/U.S./Nov. 24, 1857. Varnished walnut stock and fore-end. Sling swivels. Steel ramrod with knurled tip. Condition: Very good to fine. Barrel retains 97-98% blued finish with scattered pinpoint

Lot #: 2023

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 120900 for 1887. .44 cal. 5 1/2" barrel with standard single line address and marked '38 W.C.F.', doughnut hole ejector rod, case hardened hammer and frame marked 'U.S', blued gripstraps and oil stained grips. Condition: Good. 99% of blue and color refinishing overall. Hammer replaced

Lot #: 2024

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 5911SA. .45 cal. 7 1/2 in. blued barrel with standard markings, case hardened frame, polished hammer, hard rubber grips with rampant colt motif, blued gripstraps. Excellent. 99% of all finishes remain

Lot #: 2025

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 35409. .38 special caliber. 5 1/2 in nickel plated barrel, frame, and gripstraps, gold washed ejector housing, cylinder, loading gate and hammer, scroll engraving overall, mother-of-pearl gripstraps. Condition: Good. 95% of refinishes overall. Barrel, cylinder, and grips replaced

Lot #: 2026

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 21033, .22 caliber. Barrel with etched panel Colt New 22. Factory line and scroll-engraved decoration. Nickel-plated finish with fire-blued hammer, trigger, screwheads, cylinder pin and cylinder pin button. Elephant ivory grips. Condition: Excellent. Retaining 97-98% nickel with some

Lot #: 2027

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 76973, .22 caliber. 2 3/8 inch barrel. Barrel and cylinder with nickel-plated finish. Plain unfinished frame. Blued, low spur hammer. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Very good to fine. Barrel and cylinder retain 99% nickel with few light scratches. Frame with few light dents. Hammer

Lot #: 2028

Estimate: US$450 - US$650

Date: 7 Dec 2004

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Serial no. 50786, .22 caliber. Nickel-plated finish. Low spur hammer. Varnished walnut grips. Condition: Fine. Retaining 90% nickel showing frosting and minor scratches. Grips with 80% varnish, minor marks and one chip to right side. See Illustration

Lot #: 2029

Estimate: US$0

Date: 7 Dec 2004