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Auction Date: February 16, 2017

Lot 103: Two Antique Colt Model 1878 Double Action Revolvers

Sold for Two Antique Colt Model 1878 Double Action Revolvers
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A) Colt Model 1878 Frontier Revolver
Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500
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Serial #Two Antique Colt Model 1878 Double Action Revolvers ManufacturerColt Model1878
TypeRevolver Gauge45 Colt Catalog Page14
Barrel7 1/2 Inch Round FinishNickel GripHard Rubber
Stock ClassAntique RatingOB PRF WW
Rating DefinitionOB - EXCELLENT: all original parts; over 80% original finish; sharp lettering, numerals and design on metal; unmarred wood.
PRF - PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED OR RESTORED
WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN
DescriptionManufactured in 1881.

B) Colt Model 1878 Frontier Six Shooter Revolver
Serial #Colt 1878 Revolver 44-40 ManufacturerColt Model1878
TypeRevolver Gauge44-40 Catalog Page14
Barrel5 1/2 Inch Round FinishBlue GripHard Rubber
Stock ClassAntique RatingOB PRF WW
Rating DefinitionOB - EXCELLENT: all original parts; over 80% original finish; sharp lettering, numerals and design on metal; unmarred wood.
PRF - PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED OR RESTORED
WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN
DescriptionManufactured in 1898.

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