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19FT-1 COLT #3 DERRINGER

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19FT-1 COLT #3 DERRINGER
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Colt #3 Thuer derringer in .41 caliber rimfire with early grip profile and high hammer, S/N 9877. Finely period scroll engraved showing blue and nickel finish with select varnish wood grips. The condition is fine to excellent with 95% plus bright original blue on the barrel. Bright blue and case hardening still vibrant and also on small parts and screws. Nickel is 90%-95% intact with slight edge losses and minor aging. The grips show light XX scratched in varnish of right grip for identification purposes. The action is tight and the bore is bright. Formerly “Johnny” Woodard collection. A strong 9.5-9.8 on a 1-10 scale. Difficult to improve upon. (Antique) Est.: $4000-$8000