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November 1, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Colt Second Model Deringer Pistol

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 01, 2014 10:00AM


Colt Second Model Deringer Pistol, c. 1870-90, serial number 9129, uncheckered walnut grips, engraved steel frame, top of the barrel marked COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG CO/HARTFORD CT. USA/NO 2, barrel lg. 2 1/2, overall lg. 5 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the collection of L.D. Eberhart to the consignor.

Note: According to Mr. Eberhart, there are less than ten known examples of this configuration using National Arms Company parts.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

In overall good condition, and the action functions properly.

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steel frame, United States, D. Eberhart, National Arms Company