SPECTACULAR SPRING AUCTION

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Little John’s Auction Service is Proud to Announce a
SPECTACULAR SPRING AUCTION
This Wide-Ranging Sale Features the “Chuck” Abshire Estate containing 4 Gatling Guns, Cannons from Desk Top Size to a Pair of Napoleonic Fortress
guns Dated 1811 and approx. 40 cannons total weighing 1 pound to 9000+ lbs. Also 2 Studio Made Prop Japanese Tanks produced for the Epic War
Movie “Wind Talkers”. The Best-Known Springfield Krag Rifle Device for sighting field guns 1 of 2 extant. Also, The Ray Tenold Estate Collection of
Classic and Vintage Revolvers, Small Bore Shotguns, Winchester Rifles with many Special Order ‘92’s and ‘94’s. This Collection started in the 1950’s and
included over 300 Classic 20th Century Collectible Arms Specially Selected by our 60 year plus Collector.
SPECIAL FEATURES INCLUDE:
A Factory Engraved Pre-War Colt Single Action with Blue and Case-Hardened Finish in Near Mint Condition. Also, 4 Suits of Armour including a Museum
Type Display of Knight on Armoured Horse Mount. European Arms, Armour and Edged Weapon Grouping of over 100 lots. Armour Elements, Flintlocks,
Wheelocks, Cased Sets, Early Revolvers, Military Arms, Lugers, Swords, Knives and Historic Artifacts from 15th-20th Centuries.
Other Estates Include the C.W. Moody and Brother Home Collection of Antiques, Furnishings, Advertising, Flo Blue Porcelain, Fancy Lamps, Curio and
Display Cases along with Interesting Items Collected by the Owner of Shop Antique in Irvine and C.W. Moody Productions, Phoenix, AZ.
SPECIAL ADDITIONS:
of Fine Jewelry mounted in Gold and Platinum along with a Superb Selection of Unusual and Custom Men’s Rings made by an Old-time Jeweler for
Himself.
Do Not Miss This Sale As It Is The Combination Of “OLD TIMERS ESTATES WITH FRESH TO THE MARKET” AND “OUT OF THE ATTIC” UNCLEANED AND
UNTOUCHED ANTIQUES, FIREARMS AND VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES.
SPECIAL PREVIEW OF THE 9 LARGE ITEMS THURSDAY, MARCH 26TH NOON TO 4 PM IN APPLE VALLEY, CA. PLEASE CONTACT (714) 939-1172 FOR MORE INFO.
NO CREDIT CARDS WILL BE TAKEN FOR JEWELRY OR COINS. PURCHASE OF THESE ITEMS ARE BY VERIFIED FUNDS ONLY AND THE RELEASE OF THESE ITEMS WILL NOT HAPPEN UNTIL PAYMENT HAS CLEARED OUR BANK.All items are as is, no warranty or claims and All SALES ARE FINAL. Please examine prior to bidding as it is the bidder's responsibilty to establish condition, age, genuineness, value or any other determinative factors.
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20CN-115 WIN 1890 PUMP #108576545a - 20CN-115 WIN 1890 PUMP #108576
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Winchester Model 1890 pump action rifle, .22 Short caliber, Serial #108576. The rifle is in good overall condition with a 24” octagon barrel with
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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20CA-1 SPANISH MERCURY MDL M-34546 - 20CA-1 SPANISH MERCURY MDL M-34
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Spanish Mercury Model M-34 single shot shotgun, 10 Ga., 3 1/2" chamber, 34" blued barrel with color case hardened frame which has roll ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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20CA-2 STEYR MANNLICHER M-95547 - 20CA-2 STEYR MANNLICHER M-95
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Steyr M-95 Mannlicher, #1253H, 8mm Steyr cal, 20" barrel, blued finish with smooth military stock. Rifle is in good condition overall, acti...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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20CA-3 HARRINGTON & RICHARDS548 - 20CA-3 HARRINGTON & RICHARDS
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Harrington & Richardson Model 265 Targeteer, #21, .22 LR cal., 22" barrel, blued finish, smooth walnut stock, sling swivels, with leathe...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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20CA-4 LEATHER LOT549 - 20CA-4 LEATHER LOT
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Lot of leather gear; 2 police duty gear belts by Bianchi and Safariland, including ammo pouches, keepers, handcuff cases, baton holders, speed loa
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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20CA-5 CANVAS LOT550 - 20CA-5 CANVAS LOT
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Lot of canvas, including canteen pouch, double utility bags, US protective mask bag, aming post carrying case, small ammo pouch, small shoulder bag
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
 
 
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20DB-22 CASED PINFIRE550a - 20DB-22 CASED PINFIRE
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Double Action Pinfire Revolver in original case marked "E.L." with crown proof (Liege Belgium), S/N 184261. 6" barrel in 11mm with ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-25 DART PISTOL550b - 20DB-25 DART PISTOL
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Figaro Patent French spring loaded dart shooting pistol cased with tool and darts. Approximately 90%-95% original nickel on cast ornate metal frame
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20DB-26 FLINTLOCK550c - 20DB-26 FLINTLOCK
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Interesting continental flintlock pistol marked "Levis EOP" on the lock with silver inlaid Arabic letters on the barrel, Spanish style ...
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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20DB-27 DOUBLE BBL PINFIRE550d - 20DB-27 DOUBLE BBL PINFIRE
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Double barrel pinfire pistol circa about 1860 with French style butt and carved grip. No name or proofs visible. Approximately .60 caliber smoothbo
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20DB-30 CHARLEVILLE 1777550e - 20DB-30 CHARLEVILLE 1777
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French Model 1763 Flintlock pistol marked "Charleyville". Iron mounted .69 caliber with stock showing arsenal style military letters &q...
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Estimates : 700.00 - 1,400.00
 
 
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20DB-31 FRENCH MDL 1777 FLINTLOCK550f - 20DB-31 FRENCH MDL 1777 FLINTLOCK
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French Model 1777 flintlock military pistol marked "St. Etienne" Arsenal in .69 caliber with cast brass frame. Light to moderate pittin...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20AT-6 MITCHELL SA551 - 20AT-6 MITCHELL SA
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Mitchell Arms Co. SAA revolver, .44 Magnum caliber, 4.75” barrel, blued and case hardened finish, smooth wood grips, S/N 84953; like new condition
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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20BM1-116 COOPER KNIFE552 - 20BM1-116 COOPER KNIFE
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J.N. Cooper “The Iron Mistress” large contemporary bowie knife. The knife is 16” in total length with a 10 ½” saber ground clip point blade...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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10DB-86 MACE552a - 10DB-86 MACE
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Persian mace with silver inlay and 100-200 years old. Ceremonial style and somewhat "Light". Approximately 24". Good patina with q...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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20BI-95 WALL PLAQUE553 - 20BI-95 WALL PLAQUE
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Antique European wall plaque constructed of brass backed in copper. Beautifully etched and painted with central figure of noble in armor. Measures
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20BI-90 FANCY MATCHLOCK554 - 20BI-90 FANCY MATCHLOCK
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Authentic 18th to 19th century Indian matchlock musket with fancy engraved brass and faux jewel decorations. Measures 61" overall with a 48&...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-91 ALBANIAN555 - 20BI-91 ALBANIAN
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Albanian or Baltic flintlock miquelet musket with engraved metal stock circa 19th century. Nicely worked brass inlays and bands. Measures 88"...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DG-25 BLANKET STRIP BEADED555a - 20DG-25 BLANKET STRIP BEADED
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Late 19th century beaded blanket strip with both sides beaded. Measures 27" x 3 5/8". Fringed on ends. Good with minor losses. Tree of ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-94 ASTON556 - 20BI-94 ASTON
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U.S. Model 1842 percussion martial issued pistol by Aston dated 1848 in .54 caliber smoothbore with brass mounts. The metal is good with light to m
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-78 CABASET557 - 20BI-78 CABASET
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Authentic armoural period helmet or cabaset constructed of two piece bowl with sell formed central ridge and brim. Riveted and probably Italian cir
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-53 MILITIA MUSKET558 - 20BI-53 MILITIA MUSKET
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New England style militia musket circa early 19th century with British proofed barrel and simple engraved American style lock. Measures 62" ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20BI-58 1/2 STOCK PLAINS559 - 20BI-58 1/2 STOCK PLAINS
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Half stock percussion plains rifle with double barrel keys and back action lock. Medium to slightly heavy octagon barrel in .52-54 caliber rifled.
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-59 PERCUSSION TGT560 - 20BI-59 PERCUSSION TGT
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Heavy barrel percussion rifle marked "J. Zettler New York". Measures 46 1/2" overall with 30" barrel of approximately .54 cali...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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10DB-87 HELMET560a - 10DB-87 HELMET
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Indo-Persian to Far East 19th to early 20th century soft metal cast parade helmet in earlier style. Engraved body with prayers or names. Lined inte
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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20BI-54 MILITIA MUSKET561 - 20BI-54 MILITIA MUSKET
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American 19th century New England militia style musket showing "V" and "P" and eagle proof at the left breech. Shows stud for ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20AT-3 1873 STYLE CARBINE562 - 20AT-3 1873 STYLE CARBINE
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Euroarms Co. Model 1873 style lever action carbine, .44/40 caliber, 20” barrel, blued finish, wood stocks, S/N 0540; overall fine condition with ma
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BM1-42 SMALL CANNON563 - 20BM1-42 SMALL CANNON
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Brass cannon on wood carriage, barrel is approximately 18.5” long, with carriage, approximately 21” long overall with 11” height and 12” width whee
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BM1-41 REPRO CANNON564 - 20BM1-41 REPRO CANNON
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Reproduction mini display brass cannon and wood carriage; approximately 27” overall and 15” wide wheel to wheel; very good condition and a fine dis
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Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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20BM1-47 BRASS PIECES565 - 20BM1-47 BRASS PIECES
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Lot of 6 very large polished brass military gun shells; approximate heights including 9” with 8.5” diameter; 14” with 4” diameter; 27” with 5.5” di
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Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
 
 
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20BM1-61 SPANISH CANNON566 - 20BM1-61 SPANISH CANNON
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Nineteenth Century Spanish cannon on metal-decorated wood carriage; approximately 36” overall with a fancy 26” barrel, 12” in height, 16” wide whee
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BM1-112 COOPER KNIFE567 - 20BM1-112 COOPER KNIFE
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J.N. Cooper Massive Custom Bowie knife. The knife is 18 ¼” in total length with a 12 ¼” saber ground clip point blade. The blade show...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BM1-103 S&W MDL 38567a - 20BM1-103 S&W MDL 38
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Smith & Wesson Model 38 No Dash Air Weight double action revolver, .38 Special caliber, Serial #43283. The pistol is in fine overall conditi...
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Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
 
 
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20BI-60 1/2 STOCK PLAINS568 - 20BI-60 1/2 STOCK PLAINS
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Heavy barrel half stock percussion plains rifle with double keyed barrel in approximately .45 caliber with 32" barrel measuring 1 1/8" ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-50 CONV/FOWLER569 - 20BI-50 CONV/FOWLER
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Germanic flintlock Fowler converted to percussion and signed "L.M. Heber a Cerabron" on the barrel. Ornately raise carved at the butt a...
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Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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10DB-88 HELMET569a - 10DB-88 HELMET
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19th-20th century parade helmet made in earlier style with nicely engraved and shaped metal bowl. Satin lined with chain mail drops. Measures 12&...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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20BI-31 PAIR BLUNDERBUSS570 - 20BI-31 PAIR BLUNDERBUSS
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Pair of percussion blunderbuss pistols with brass barrels and frames circa Mid-19th century. Measures 8 1/2" overall with the barrels flared...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-17 BLUNDERBUSS571 - 20BI-17 BLUNDERBUSS
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Southern European flintlock blunderbuss with hall marked iron barrel and early lock circa 1720-1760. Measures 31 1/2" overall with a 16 1/2&...
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Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
 
 
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20BM1-129 SCOPE IN CASE572 - 20BM1-129 SCOPE IN CASE
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U.S. Model M26A1Tank 105mm Gun Boresight by Lenzar Optics Corp.; with protective hardcase. Est.: $150-$250.
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
 
 
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20BM1-130 BUCKLE SET573 - 20BM1-130 BUCKLE SET
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Sterling Silver fancy Western style belt buckle, belt tip and 2 retainers; beautifully accomplished. Est.: $50-$100.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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20BM1-117 COOPER KNIFE574 - 20BM1-117 COOPER KNIFE
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J.N. Cooper Custom Bowie knife. The knife is in excellent condition 14 ¾” in total length with a 10” clip point blade. The flat ground bla...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20AT-4 GREAT WESTERN S.A. #GW9632575 - 20AT-4 GREAT WESTERN S.A. #GW9632
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Great Western SAA, .44 Special caliber, 5.5” barrel, blued and case hardened finish, faux stag grips, S/N GW 9632; overall fine condition with majo
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-2 POWDER TESTER575a - 20DB-2 POWDER TESTER
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High Grade European powder tester circa 18th-19th century. Out of old French collection. Measures 11 3/8" from end to end. Hand engraved cal...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-4 PINFIRE575b - 20DB-4 PINFIRE
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Double Action pinfire revolver in LeFauchuex style but unmarked except Number 242 on the right side of the frame with British crown V proof on the
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-9 PINFIRE575c - 20DB-9 PINFIRE
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5 mm double action pinfire revolver with 6 shot cylinder with nickel finish and fine checkered wood grips in pipe style casing. "Mini" ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-10 PINFIRE575d - 20DB-10 PINFIRE
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5 mm pinfire "Mini" revolver engraved with ivory grips in pipe style casing. Measures 5 1/4" overall with a 2 1/8" barrel. 6 s...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-12 PINFIRE575e - 20DB-12 PINFIRE
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5mm Pinfire Revolver with 6 shot cylinder, nickel finish, and ebonized wood grips in pocket case. Measures 5" overall with a 2" barrel,...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20DB-13 POCKET REV575f - 20DB-13 POCKET REV
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Continental "Novo" oddity revolver with folding metal grip for carry in pocket. Marked "D.D. Oury" on the left side of the fr...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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20BI-16 BLUNDERBUSS576 - 20BI-16 BLUNDERBUSS
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Flintlock blunderbuss with standing lion mark on the lock dated 1810 with flared iron barrel and sling swivels of military style. Measures 29 1/2...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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20BI-15 DICE SPINNER577 - 20BI-15 DICE SPINNER
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Old Western Saloon era gaming device found in Leadville, Colorado. Measures 10” in height by 18” across the center. The top is spun on base like ro
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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