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Ethan Allen & Co. Third Model 32 Sidehammer .32 Rimfire $525

Rimfire Revolver

3 7/8" octagon barrel with brass blade front sight . 6-Shot cylinder

measuring 1 3/16" long. Scroll engraved iron frame. Mother-of-pearl grips.

Last patent date July 3, 1860. Mfd ca 1862. No finish, but engraving still

crisp. In good reproduction wooden case with Colt flask, a tin of Eley

percussion caps and some cast bullets.

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Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver .31 Calibre $2,250

4" octagon barrel with loading lever marked Address Saml Colt/New York

City. 5-Shot cylinder with visible stagecoach scene. Smooth one-piece ivory

grips. All numbers matching, including wedge, arbor pin and loading lever.

Mfd 1854. Sharp, bright bore. Crisp, tight action. Strong traces of silver

plating on brass and blue on barrel. In old reproduction case with original

powder flask, original Colt steel 2-cavity bullet mold, a full UMC percussion

cap tin and some cast balls and bullets.

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Colt 1851 Navy .36 Calibre $995

7 1/2" octagon barrel. Brass triggerguard & backstrap. Smooth one-piece

walnut grips. All matching numbers. Mfd 1863. Old re-nickel. Fine

mechanics.

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Colt 1861 Navy .38 Rimfire $995

Percussion Revolver, Cartridge Conversion

7 1/2" round barrel. Six shot. Brass triggerguard & backstrap. Imitation stag

grips. All matching numbers (cylinder is dual-numbered). Originally mfd

1868 as .36 calibre percussion. Conversion to metallic cartridge by Colt,

utilizing the improved Richards-Mason design, patent dated July 2, 1872.

Old re-nickel. Fine mechanics.

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Isaac Hollis & Sons Hammer Toplever Sidelock .450 #1 & 16ga $7,450

Cape Gun

26" SxS damascus barrels with flat matted solid rib, fine bead front sight and

3 folding platinum-lined leaf sights engraved for 100, 200 & 300 yards.

Figured English walnut stock with horn forend tip, Deeley-release splinter

forend, classic point-pattern checkering with mullered borders, horn-capped

pistol grip, vacant brass oval, and original makers monogram checkered

hardrubber buttplate. Peninsular sidelock hammer toplever action with non-

rebounding hammers, double triggers, percussion fences, active doll's head

third fastener and extended bottom tang. Sling eyes on barrel and rear of

buttstock. Pull: 14 1/8". Weight: 8lbs, 6oz. 95% barrel brown. 70% original

casehardening colors. 90% original triggerguard and tang high-polish blue.

Excellent Metford-rifled and smooth shotgun bore. With loading data.

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Custom Marlin No.6 Off-Hand Scheutzen Rifle .22 LR $14,250

Ballard

28" octagon-to-round barrel with fine wedding-band transition, windage-

adjustable spirit-level globe front sight, sleeved from .40 calibre to .22LR by

Arthur Hubalek. Superbly executed new custom stock of highly figured

European walnut, in Ballard's traditional off-hand scheutzen style, with

horn-inlaid schnabel forend tip, horn-inlaid S-curve pistol grip, classic point-

pattern checkering, high comb, cheekpiece, perch belly and silver-plated

Swiss buttplate. Silver plated action with rebated frame, double-set triggers,

ball-and-spur lever with smooth walnut inserts and mid-range vernier tang

peep sight, scroll and game scene engraved by Arnold Griebel, ca 1963---running

rabbits on the right and a squirrel in woodland scene on left. Winchester A-5

scope with fine crosshairs on micrometer-adjustable target mounts. Pull: 13

7/8". Weight: 11lbs, 11oz. Mfd ca 1887. Retaining 99%+ barrel blue, 99%

receiver silver plating and 98% hammer and breechblock casehardening

colors. Excellent bore.

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Remington Double Derringer .41 Rimfire $595

3" Over & under barrels, marked on top: E. Remington & Sons. Ilion. N.Y. /

Elliot's Patent Dec. 12th 1865. With extractor. Checkered black hardrubber

grips. Sound, uncracked hinge. Mfd between 1870 - 1888. Traces of original

blue.

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Custom Sharps Freund 1878 Borchardt Rifle .50-140 Sharps $13,750

30" original Sharps heavy full octagon barrel, marked both Old Reliable /

Sharps Rifle Co and Freund's Patent 1880, Durango Colo., with Freund's

patent blade front sight and tangent rear sight. Highly figured English

walnut stock by Classic Arms Corporation with horn forend tip, classic

point-pattern checkering with mullered borders, sidepanel details, horn-

inlaid S-curve pistol grip, long range vernier tang peep sight, beaded pancake

cheekpiece and checkered steel buttplate. Original Sharps Borchardt action,

casecolored, fine border-scroll engraved and with two bison on right and

wolves circling a bison on left by Robert Swartley. In full-length oak trunk

case with engraved brass escutcheon.

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J H Snelling, Bronze Yacht Canon 2  1/4 inch bore $39,750

New York

36" bronze barrel with touch hole and integral trunnions; 4 1/4" diameter at

muzzle; 6 5/16" diameter at breech. Mahogany naval carriage with bronze

mountings and elevation screw. 8" diameter iron-rimmed wooden wheels

on bronze axles. 18" overall height, measured with barrel horizontal.

Absolutely magnificent. Very fine condition. 

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W W Welch, Model 1861 .58 Calibre $2,475

Norfolk, Conn. US Percussion Rifle-Musket

40" round barrel with three barrel-bands and cleanout screw on bolster.

Tulip-shaped ramrod. Lock marked U. S. / NORFOLK, and with eagle. Both

lock and breech dated 1863. V P /Eaglehead proof on top left side of

chamber. H on left side of chamber. W.W.WELCH / NORFOLK. Ct stamped

on left side of stock across from lockplate. Clean catrouche. Buttplate

stamped US. One of a contract of 18,000 muskets. All metalwork bright

finished. Excellent bore. With matching ,21-inch overall length, US-marked

bayonet.

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