August 15, 2009


Lot 640 ISSUED US M 1 HELMET.
Used by U. S. armed forces from 1941 to the early 1980ís. This one has a wood grained liner with green canvas support straps marked Scholl. Back strap is marked W 1953 S. 9"W x 6"H x 11"D.
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 641 MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER.
Has a leather with brass wire wrapped handle and brass knuckle bow guard. The blade has a double fuller and is marked "F.H." It has a metal scabbard. Blade is in good condition, handle is missing 60% leather, has original wire wrap, hilt is good, scabbard is good with one minor dent. 42"W x 4.5"H.
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 642 MODEL 1889 REMMINGTON DOUBLE BARREL 12 GAUGE.
Remington model 1889 double barrel shotgun - 12 gauge 32" barrels with good bores and most of their browned Damascus pattern. Locks still have a fair amount of case colors and wood stocks are very nice with crisp checkering.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 644 2 PIECE UNKNOWN LEATHER ITEMS.
Weíre not supposed to say "we donít know" but, we donít know. Not sure what these are or what their purpose was. A pair of leather collars with adjustable straps at the top of the yoke. Theyíre about 18" long and shaped like a half circle. Leather is dirty and age crackled but still sound. One collar is missing one strap and both buckles. You really need these! 7"W x 11"H x 3"D.
Estimate $200 - 400.
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Lot 645 FRENCH PINFIRE DOUBLE BARREL PISTOL W/ BAYONET.
Double barrel pinfire pistol with fold down bayonet type blade. 9mm with 4.5" barrels, blade is 3.5". All metal is nickel plated with about 95% plating remaining. Receiver
has simple diamond shape pattern engraved. Push button on left side drops the barrels for loading and triggers
fold down when the hammers are cocked. Plain grips are fluted and grip cap with lanyard ring matches the pattern of the flutes.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 646 COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER.
44 caliber 8" barrel. Cylinder scene still visible and all numbers match. Wood grips are in good condition. Slight traces of receiver finish around the screws, balance
of metal is gray.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,500.
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Lot 647 NICKEL PLATED DOUBLE BARREL PINFIRE PISTOL.
15mm, barrels are 7 5/8í long. Frame, lever and trigger guard are engraved.
Very dark wood grips are fluted and carved. Ornate grip cap has lanyard ring. Pistol has great bores and at least 90% of itís finish. A heavy, ornate and well made pistol.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 648 KENTUCKY HALF STOCK 50 CALIBER RIFLE BY MOORE.
Approximately 50 caliber. Tiger striped stock with brass patch box, trigger guard, buttplate, half dozen inlays and decorative panel extending from trigger guard to ramrod ferrule. Percussion lock is scroll engraved and marked Moore. Lock needs work - hammer wonít stay cocked.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,500.
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Lot 649 MODEL 1842 ASTON PERCUSSION PISTOL.
54 caliber with 8.5" barrel. Lock is marked US, H. Aston
in front of the hammer and Midd Conn 1849 behind
hammer. Stock has a couple of period repaired cracks in the grip, but is otherwise sound. Brass has pleasant patina and the balance of the metal is bright and clean. Nice example.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
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