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Lot#: 229
Description: Colt Third Model Dragoon Revolver
circa 1855, percussion, .44 caliber, six-shot, 7.5 in. barrel, serial # 14514 on frame, barrel, strap and cylinder; made for the civilian market with silvered brass elements and no martial inspector's marks, walnut grips; barrel marked ADDRESS SAML COLT NEW YORK CITY; the cylinder engraved with the familiar Texas Ranger and Indian battle scene signed by W. L. Ormsby, the cylinder also reading MODEL U.S.M.R. / 14514 / COLT'S PATENT.
Good working action; 20% original finish; small scratch to the left side of the barrel; remnants of varnish on the grips; small repair to the left grip; cylinder scene intact and demonstrating only light wear.; overall very good condition.
Private Collection of a Gentleman from North Carolina
Group - Category: Antiques & Collectibles - Arms & Armor
Estimate: 8,000.00 - 12,000.00
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AUCTION INFORMATION: 
Name September 13 & 14, 2013 - The Fall Catalogue Auction
Date(s) Friday, September 13, 2013 - Saturday, September 14 2013
Location 620 Cornerstone Ct.
Hillsborough, NC
Buyer Premium 18%
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