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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20AS-52 COLT 1908 PKT732 - 20AS-52 COLT 1908 PKT
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Colt Pocket Model 1908 semi-automatic pistol, .25 caliber, 2” barrel, blued finish, checkered hard rubber grips, S/N 153233; overall good to very g
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to kaltblitz for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
 
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20AS-53 FEMARU 1941733 - 20AS-53 FEMARU 1941
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Femaru 1941 P Model 37 semi-automatic pistol, 7.65mm caliber, 3.75” barrel, blued finish, wood grips, S/N 24097; overall fine condition with majori
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (750.00) x 1 = 750.00
 
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20AS-63 RUGER RANCH RIFLE734 - 20AS-63 RUGER RANCH RIFLE
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Ruger Ranch Rifle model semi-automatic rifle, .223 caliber, 21” barrel including muzzle break, blued finish, wood stock, no magazine, S/N 188-17888
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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20AS-78 M-1 C ARBINE #3890483735 - 20AS-78 M-1 C ARBINE #3890483
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Customized M1 semi-automatic carbine, .30 caliber, 18” barrel with added commercial front sight, re-blued finish, added Williams adjustable receive
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to IrishLaw for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
 
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19RH-138 POWDER HORN736 - 19RH-138 POWDER HORN
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19th Century American carved powder horn with pleasing patina and original carved horn plug. This horn shows the name “J.A. Dart and to “A. Dart” w
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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19OF-15 BRAZILIAN MDL 1908736a - 19OF-15 BRAZILIAN MDL 1908
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Brazilian Model 1908 DWM Mauser M98 bolt action rifle, 7 x 57 caliber, Serial #3312b. The rifle is in good overall condition with a 29” import mar
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (310.00) x 1 = 310.00
 
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19OJ-4 MOD 1912 MAUSER #34-2697736b - 19OJ-4 MOD 1912 MAUSER #34-2697
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Mauser Columbian Model 1912 bolt action rifle, 7 x 57 caliber, Serial #34-2697. The rifle is in good overall condition with a 29” barrel with a ra
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (280.00) x 1 = 280.00
 
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19OJ-29 SPANISH MDL 1893 MAUSER736c - 19OJ-29 SPANISH MDL 1893 MAUSER
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Spanish Model 1893 Mauser bolt action rifle, 7 x 57 caliber, Serial #2U1178. The rifle is in very good overall condition with a 29” barrel with a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (230.00) x 1 = 230.00
 
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20AT-11 GREAT WESTERN .38 SPEC.737 - 20AT-11 GREAT WESTERN .38 SPEC.
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Great Western O/U derringer, .38 Special caliber, 3” barrels, blued finish, checkered hard rubber grips, S/N 2855; overall very good to near fine c
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (325.00) x 1 = 325.00
 
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20BM1-19 BRASS CANNON MINI738 - 20BM1-19 BRASS CANNON MINI
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Miniature brass cannon on wood carriage; approximately 18” long un-cleaned barrel with beautiful dark patina, 8” in height and 9.5” wide wheel to w
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (330.00) x 1 = 330.00
 
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20CO-3 BULL DURHAM ADVERTISER738a - 20CO-3 BULL DURHAM ADVERTISER
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Bull Durham Tobacco advertising lithograph of Durham North Carolina "My it shure am sweet" featuring a couple sitting on a fence under ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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20CO-6 COMBAT PRINT738b - 20CO-6 COMBAT PRINT
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Frank Frazetta glicee "Combat" of a battle scene with two soldiers in a river, one shot and another coming to his aid and firing back w...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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20AH-2 LITHOGRAPH SUITE MYTHOLOGIQUE"739 - 20AH-2 LITHOGRAPH SUITE MYTHOLOGIQUE"
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Signed, numbered lithograph by Alvar. The work is part of the Suite Mythologique collection, titled, “Oedipus and the Sphinx”. The work is 28” x
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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19SD-1 REV. WAR MUSKET740 - 19SD-1 REV. WAR MUSKET
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Revolutionary War era flintlock musket showing crown over I.R. proof beneath the pan and two sets of indistinguishable proofs on the left side of t
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (825.00) x 1 = 825.00
 
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19SD-3 REMINGTON L.H. #B6469267741 - 19SD-3 REMINGTON L.H. #B6469267
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Remington Model 700 Left Handed bolt action rifle, .270 caliber, Serial #8646967. The rifle is in excellent condition with a 22” barrel. The meta
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (575.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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20CP-1 MASONIC RINGS741a - 20CP-1 MASONIC RINGS
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Man & Woman's Masonic Gold Rings from late 1920's from an estate of married couple. Est:$350-500
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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20CP-3 H.L. HUNT HAMPDEN POCKET WATCH741b - 20CP-3 H.L. HUNT HAMPDEN POCKET WATCH
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Near Mint H.L. Hunt Hampden Pocket Watch belonged to H.L. Hunt, even though he was one of the eight richest people in the U.S., he was a frugal per
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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19SF-1 CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS WEAPON742 - 19SF-1 CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS WEAPON
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Vintage Chinese cast iron martial arts weapon in good overall condition. The weapon is 31 ½” in overall length with blades and spikes. The...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (650.00) x 1 = 650.00
 
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20BD-5 LUGER STOCK743 - 20BD-5 LUGER STOCK
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Authentic artillery Luger board stock with iron mount, S/N 7319h. 75%-85% original blue with leather in very good condition. Small proof visible bu
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (575.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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20BD-6 LUGER HOLSTER744 - 20BD-6 LUGER HOLSTER
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Artillery Luger holster with rod and takedown tool in brown leather. Missing strap and “Pull” loop. Makers stamp removed and ink stamped “F.A. R. 5
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (270.00) x 1 = 270.00
 
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20CX-30 BAVARIAN CIVIL SERVICE DEGEN744a - 20CX-30 BAVARIAN CIVIL SERVICE DEGEN
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Bavarian civil service degen with Ornate Lion head pommel with floral motif on knuckle guard and backstrap. Mother of pearl grips with obverse con
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (475.00) x 1 = 475.00
 
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20AX-2 SILK TOP HAT745 - 20AX-2 SILK TOP HAT
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Collapsible Top Hat in very good overall condition. The hat has no maker mark or label with black nylon interior. Est.: $25-$50.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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19RH-139 CARVED POWDER HORN746 - 19RH-139 CARVED POWDER HORN
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Carved Powder Horn in Native American motif stars, foliate borders and I’D Sept 11, 1866 1st line 1867 (Star) J.W.D. Measures 9” across curve of sm
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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19RH-29 UNDERHAMMER PERC.747 - 19RH-29 UNDERHAMMER PERC.
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Under hammer percussion smooth bore marked “Nikendall, Windsor VT” in .45 caliber smoothbore with 27 5/8” barrel and 43 ½” overall. Very goo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (275.00) x 1 = 275.00
 
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20AX-3 BLACK BOWLER DERBY748 - 20AX-3 BLACK BOWLER DERBY
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Black Wool Derby Bowler Hat in very good overall condition. The hat is marked, “NEW YORK HAT CO.” and “Morfelt Quality”. The hat shows little use
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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20AX-4 WINCHESTER BBL LOT749 - 20AX-4 WINCHESTER BBL LOT
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Lot of two Winchester Super-X Model 1 shotguns barrels. The lot includes a 32” barrel with a full-length ventilated rib in Full Choke and a 28” ba
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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19RH-25 1/2 STOCK PLAINS RIFLE750 - 19RH-25 1/2 STOCK PLAINS RIFLE
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Unmarked half stocked percussion plains rifle measuring 52” overall with a 38” octagon barrel on medium weight in approximately .36 caliber with se
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (290.00) x 1 = 290.00
 
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20TMO-157 HORNS750a - 20TMO-157 HORNS
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Wood plaque mounted pair of steer horns; approximately 4-1/2 feet wide. Est.: $125-$175.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 175.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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20TMO-167 DOLL CHAIR750b - 20TMO-167 DOLL CHAIR
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Wrought iron doll chair with floral design fabric seat; approximately 34” in height, 13” wide and 12” deep. Est.: $50-$100.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 15.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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20TMO-168 HIGH CHAIR750c - 20TMO-168 HIGH CHAIR
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Antique oak child’s high chair with caned seat and painted flowers on back supports; left arm rest shows old loss at front spindle; approximately 4
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 175.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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20BM-2 COIN LOT751 - 20BM-2 COIN LOT
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2017 Silver Eagle $1 coin graded PCGS MS70. The coin is marked “Direct from U.S. Mint Sealed Box”. Est.: $50-$100.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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20CN-175 S&W .32751a - 20CN-175 S&W .32
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Smith & Wesson .32 Hand Ejector DA revolver, .32 Long caliber, 6” barrel, blue finish, checkered wood grips, Serial #328472. The gun is in e...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (575.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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19RH-141 LARGE MUSKET HORN752 - 19RH-141 LARGE MUSKET HORN
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Large powder horn in American style measuring 18” across curve from tip to base. Some light carvings of which only “Davy” is visible. Old raw hide
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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20CN-284 L.C. SMITH DBL752a - 20CN-284 L.C. SMITH DBL
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L.C. Smith Field Grade S x S shotgun, 16 gauge, Serial #181574. The shotgun is in fine overall condition with 28” barrels with a full-length filed
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (525.00) x 1 = 525.00
 
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20BD-11 94 #295427753 - 20BD-11 94 #295427
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Winchester Model 1894 Lever Action Rifle in .32 W.S. caliber with 26” octagon barrel, full mag, and rifle butt, S/N 295427. Three leaf rear sight a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (525.00) x 1 = 525.00
 
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20AJ-8 COLT ARIZONA TERRITORIAL COMM754 - 20AJ-8 COLT ARIZONA TERRITORIAL COMM
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Colt Arizona Territorial Centennial (1863-1963) Frontier Scout Model SAA revolver, .22LR caliber, 4.75” barrel, blued finish with gold accent strap
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (650.00) x 1 = 650.00
 
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20BM-1 COIN LOT755 - 20BM-1 COIN LOT
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Lot of 16 First Commemorative Mint Eisenhower Dollar Collection two coin sets from 1971 through 1978. The lot includes sixteen two coin sets with
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (155.00) x 1 = 155.00
 
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20BK-1 STEVENS MDL 15756 - 20BK-1 STEVENS MDL 15
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Stevens Model 15 single shot bolt action rifle, .22 Short, Long or Long Rifle caliber, Serial #NSNV. The rifle is in good overall condition with a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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20BK-2 WINCHESTER 94757 - 20BK-2 WINCHESTER 94
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Winchester Model 1894 lever action rifle, .30 WCF caliber, Serial #516961. The rifle is in good overall condition with a 26” octagon barrel. The
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (525.00) x 1 = 525.00
 
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2BK-3 I WALKER & SON SXS758 - 2BK-3 I WALKER & SON SXS
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J. Walker & Son side by side hammer shotgun, 10 gauge, Serial #11323. The shotgun is in fair overall condition with 32” Damascus steel barre...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to edlackey61 for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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20CN-282 REMINGTON MDL 12758a - 20CN-282 REMINGTON MDL 12
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Remington Target Model 12-C NRA takedown pump rifle, .22 Short, Long or Long Rifle caliber, Serial #479897. The rifle is in fine overall condition
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (875.00) x 1 = 875.00
 
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220BM1-138 GATLING GUN TRIPOD759 - 220BM1-138 GATLING GUN TRIPOD
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Wood and metal tripod for a military gun or cannon; approximately 33” tall and in good condition. Est.: $200-$400.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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20BI-39 MIDDLE EASTERN FLINTLOCK760 - 20BI-39 MIDDLE EASTERN FLINTLOCK
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Mid-Eastern to Baltics miquelet flintlock pistol with barrel spuriously signed "Lazarino". Engraved brass stock with pewter overlays. M...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (210.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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20BI-19 MIQUELET761 - 20BI-19 MIQUELET
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"Roman Lock" style miquelet flintlock pistol with brass mounts circa 1720-1790. The pistol measures 9 1/2" overall with 4 1/2"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (275.00) x 1 = 275.00
 
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20BI-24 MFG NAPOLEONIC762 - 20BI-24 MFG NAPOLEONIC
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Flintlock military pistol marked "Napoli Arsenal". Half stocked with brass mounts in .69 caliber smoothbore resembling French Napoleoni...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (375.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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20BI-26 POWDER TESTER763 - 20BI-26 POWDER TESTER
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Central European powder tester circa about 1850. Good quality with engraving. Shows light to fairly heavy pitting overall. The stock is fair to goo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (195.00) x 1 = 195.00
 
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20BI-27 FRENCH EAGLE764 - 20BI-27 FRENCH EAGLE
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French eagle butt naval style brass mounted pistol converted from flintlock to percussion signed "Duval A Nante" on lock. 3 stage canno...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (375.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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20RPS-45 COIN LOT764a - 20RPS-45 COIN LOT
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Collection of 8 Eisenhower one dollar coins dating from 1971 to 1977 including 3 bicentennial(1776-1976) coins and 20 Kennedy half dollar from 1971
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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20BI-3 MINIATURE CANNON765 - 20BI-3 MINIATURE CANNON
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Antique saluting or signaling cannon with turned steel barrel and cast iron mounts. A "stoutly constructed little lad" out of Juan Carl...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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20BI-4 EARLY BRASS FLARE GUN766 - 20BI-4 EARLY BRASS FLARE GUN
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18th-19th century naval type flare gun with brass barrel and iron legs and mounts. The tube is ringed and measures 8" in length with approxi...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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