GENE ROURKE ESTATE AUCTION

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Burley Auction is proud to present the Gene R. Rourke Estate collection featuring over 700 antique firearms. Many have not seen the light of day in 50 years. Most were wrapped in Vietnam War era newspapers. Rourke was a lifetime member of the Texas Gun Collectors Association, winning best in show/most outstanding firearm in 1966. Auction features Rare Confederate Civil War revolvers, Le Mats, Griswolds, Leech & Rigdon, and many other rare Civil War firearms, Confederate swords, cased Colt pistols, engraved Colts, early Henry Rifle, the largest collection of Merwin & Hulbert revolvers we've ever seen, collection of Starr revolvers & many, many others, plus 30 Swedish Mausers, early Colt sporters & 30 Russian SKSs new in box, WWII German Lugers & Japanese Arisaka rifles, gold coins, estate jewelry, oil paintings, western art, early Texas poker table, & so much more. Please make plans to join us. 15%BP TX#15184. 830-629-9280 BurleyAuction.com

PREVIEW: Friday, April 12th Noon- 6PM & Saturday, April 13th 8AM-10AM Auction start.
All items sold as is where is. See photos for condition, email info@burleyauction.com or call 830-629-9280 (Prior to sale day) if you have specific condition questions.

Winning bidders will receive an invoice on or before the TUESDAY following the auction.
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Colt Model 1862 Police .36 Percussion Revolver351 - Colt Model 1862 Police .36 Percussion Revolver
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Serial no. 6687
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Colt Model 1851 Navy .36 Percussion Revolver352 - Colt Model 1851 Navy .36 Percussion Revolver
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Serial no. 5197
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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Remington New Model Army .44 Revolver353 - Remington New Model Army .44 Revolver
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Early Remington New Model Army .44 cal. Serial 38023
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Remington Beals Navy Revolver354 - Remington Beals Navy Revolver
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.36 cal.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Starr Single Action .44  Army Revolver355 - Starr Single Action .44 Army Revolver
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* 8" barrel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Starr Single Action Army .44 Revolver356 - Starr Single Action Army .44 Revolver
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* Single action Army model .44 cal. 8" barrel.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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Starr Double Action Navy Revolver357 - Starr Double Action Navy Revolver
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* 6" barrel, .36 cal.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Starr Double Action Army .44 Revolver358 - Starr Double Action Army .44 Revolver
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* 6" barrel, .44 cal. Serial no. 6899
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 920.00
 
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Massachusetts Arms Kerr Navy Revolver359 - Massachusetts Arms Kerr Navy Revolver
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.36 cal.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Adams Percussion Revolver360 - Adams Percussion Revolver
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5.75" barrel, .44 cal Serial no. 22955
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Massachusetts Arms Co. Kerr Patent Revolver361 - Massachusetts Arms Co. Kerr Patent Revolver
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Approximately 6" octagon barrel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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Kerr Percussion Revolver362 - Kerr Percussion Revolver
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5.75" octagon barrel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (2,750.00 + 412.50) x 1 = 3,162.50
 
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London Arms "Kerr" Revolver363 - London Arms "Kerr" Revolver
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5.75" octagon barrel Serial no. 3719
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (2,750.00 + 412.50) x 1 = 3,162.50
 
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Webley Revolver Serial No. 83364 - Webley Revolver Serial No. 83
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5" octagon barrel. Serial no. 83
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,150.00 + 172.50) x 1 = 1,322.50
 
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Allen & Wheelock Revolver365 - Allen & Wheelock Revolver
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5" octagon barrel Serial no. 9 or no. 6.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 920.00
 
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Savage Model 1861 Navy Percussion Revolver366 - Savage Model 1861 Navy Percussion Revolver
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Approximately 7" barrel, double action dual triggers.36 cal
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,380.00
 
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Savage Model 1861 Navy Percussion Revolver367 - Savage Model 1861 Navy Percussion Revolver
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7" octagon barrel. Double action dual triggers, .36 cal. Non functioning
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to Oleh for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Hopkins & Allen Revolver368 - Hopkins & Allen Revolver
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Serial no. 4889
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 345.00
 
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Merwin Hulbert Revolver Ivory Grips369 - Merwin Hulbert Revolver Ivory Grips
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Merwin Hulbert Revolver Ivory Grips .44 cal. barrel.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 97.50) x 1 = 747.50
 
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Winchester Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative Rifle370 - Winchester Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative Rifle
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* Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative .30-30 rifle. Like new in box, 26" barrel.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 105.00) x 1 = 805.00
 
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Winchester Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative371 - Winchester Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative
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* Model 94 Lone Star Commemorative Carbine 30-30, 20" barrel. In box, 7" hairline crack in left butt stock.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 920.00
 
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Merwin & Hulbert Open Top .44-40 Revolver372 - Merwin & Hulbert Open Top .44-40 Revolver
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Merwin & Hulbert open-top single action .44 cal revolver. Ivory grips.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (750.00 + 112.50) x 1 = 862.50
 
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Merwin & Hulbert  Anit-Char Spanish Copy Revolver373 - Merwin & Hulbert Anit-Char Spanish Copy Revolver
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Anit & Char manufactured. Single action .44 cal, Ivory grips.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Remington Belt Model .36 Revolver374 - Remington Belt Model .36 Revolver
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Serial no. 3372
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Antique New Braunfels Texas Police Badge No. 3375 - Antique New Braunfels Texas Police Badge No. 3
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Antique New Braunfels Texas Police Badge No. 3
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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20 Peso Gold Coin Necklace376 - 20 Peso Gold Coin Necklace
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20 Peso Gold Coin Necklace
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (850.00 + 127.50) x 1 = 977.50
 
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1907 $10 US Gold Coin377 - 1907 $10 US Gold Coin
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1907 $10 US Gold Coin
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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1895 $5 Gold Coin Pendant on 14 Kt Necklace378 - 1895 $5 Gold Coin Pendant on 14 Kt Necklace
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1895 $5 Gold Coin Pendant on 14 Kt Necklace
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Art Deco Tiffany Co Platinum Diamond Opera Glasses379 - Art Deco Tiffany Co Platinum Diamond Opera Glasses
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Art Deco Tiffany & Co Platinum & Diamond Opera Glasses. Marked "Tiffany & Co" Irid. Plat". E to F-VS1, VS2 Diamonds. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 6,000.00 - 12,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,000.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 3,450.00
 
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14 Morgan Silver Dollars380 - 14 Morgan Silver Dollars
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14 Morgan Silver Dollars
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 67.50) x 1 = 517.50
 
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9 Liberty Silver Dollars381 - 9 Liberty Silver Dollars
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9 Liberty Silver Dollars
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 48.75) x 1 = 373.75
 
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Bexar County Texas Deputy Constable Badge382 - Bexar County Texas Deputy Constable Badge
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Stamped Blackinton.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 115.00
 
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Sheriff's Badge Perty Texas383 - Sheriff's Badge Perty Texas
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Marked Smith & Warren.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to garrettQ0Y for (175.00 + 26.25) x 1 = 201.25
 
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2 Winchester The Wonderful Topperweins Pin Backs384 - 2 Winchester The Wonderful Topperweins Pin Backs
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2 Winchester The Wonderful Topperweins Pin Backs
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 11.25) x 1 = 86.25
 
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Merwin Hulbert & Co. .32 Revolver Serial No. 198385 - Merwin Hulbert & Co. .32 Revolver Serial No. 198
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* 5-shot. 3" barrel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 575.00
 
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Merwin Hulbert .22 Pocket Revolver386 - Merwin Hulbert .22 Pocket Revolver
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Spur trigger .22 cal. 3" barrel.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 287.50
 
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Whitneyville Armory .32 Revolver387 - Whitneyville Armory .32 Revolver
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Spur trigger , 3.25" octagon barrel, .32 cal.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to markV0C for (200.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 230.00
 
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Engraved Whitney .32 Pocket Revolver388 - Engraved Whitney .32 Pocket Revolver
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Engraved with 3.5" octagon barrel, spur trigger, .32 cal
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 287.50
 
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Engraved Whitneyville Armory Revolver389 - Engraved Whitneyville Armory Revolver
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3" octagon barrel, engraved, gold wash.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 230.00
 
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Whitneyville Armory Revolver390 - Whitneyville Armory Revolver
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3.25" octagon barrel. Serial no. 11777
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 22.50) x 1 = 172.50
 
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E. Whitney Navy .36 Revolver391 - E. Whitney Navy .36 Revolver
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E. Whitney Navy .36 cal revolver. Approximately 7.75" octagon barrel, engraved cylinder scene.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 210.00) x 1 = 1,610.00
 
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E. Whitney Navy .36 Revolver392 - E. Whitney Navy .36 Revolver
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7.5" barrel, engraved cylinder scene. Serial no. 17659
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 135.00) x 1 = 1,035.00
 
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E. Whitney .36 Navy Revolver393 - E. Whitney .36 Navy Revolver
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7.5" barrel . Serial no. 11859
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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E. Whitney .36 Navy Revolver394 - E. Whitney .36 Navy Revolver
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7.5" octagon barrel. Serial 27796
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,380.00
 
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E. Whitney Double Trigger Revolver Serial No. 79395 - E. Whitney Double Trigger Revolver Serial No. 79
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2nd model .31 cal. 5" octagon barrel. Double triggers, hand rotated cylinder. Serial no. 79
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 1,150.00
 
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Allen & Wheelock Long Side Hammer .32 RF Revolver396 - Allen & Wheelock Long Side Hammer .32 RF Revolver
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Approximately 3.75" octagon barrel, nickel finish. .32 rimfire long side hammer revolver.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 345.00
 
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Allen & Wheelock .32 Rimfire Short Side Hammer397 - Allen & Wheelock .32 Rimfire Short Side Hammer
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3" octagon barrel, .32 rimfire short side hammer revolver.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 287.50
 
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Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver398 - Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver
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Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 690.00
 
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Stafford Single Shot .22 Pistol399 - Stafford Single Shot .22 Pistol
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Single shot .22 brass frame
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 230.00
 
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Remington Mark III Signal Pistol400 - Remington Mark III Signal Pistol
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WWI Remington Mark III flare gun. "17-599" stamped on underside.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (375.00 + 56.25) x 1 = 431.25
 
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