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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19PF-8 REMINGTON1367a - 19PF-8 REMINGTON
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Remington O/U Double Derringer, .41 caliber, 4” barrels, brown patina, checkered hard rubber grips, S/N 20; overall fair to good condition as repai
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to charlespar.. for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
 
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19RH-123 I PAGE LEWIS1368 - 19RH-123 I PAGE LEWIS
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Page-Lewis Model A Target .22 Single Shot falling block boy’s rifle. Very good plus condition with 80%-90% toning blue and case colors. The stock i
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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19RU-1 S&W 1905 #200111368a - 19RU-1 S&W 1905 #20011
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Smith & Wesson Model 1905 M&P DA revolver, .32 Winchester caliber, 6.5” barrel, old re-nickel finish, checkered black hard rubber grips, ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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20BM1-50 VICTORIAN URN1369 - 20BM1-50 VICTORIAN URN
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Victorian Urn with stand and lid; approximately 20” in height overall and in very good to fine condition at time of description. Est.: $175-
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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SUMLS-363 KNIFE LOT1369b - SUMLS-363 KNIFE LOT
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Puma folding fish knife broken and shortened blade. 1967 Imperial U.S. folding knife, Fruit knife with sterling blade and pearl grip (19th century)
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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20BM1-53 HALL MIRROR1370 - 20BM1-53 HALL MIRROR
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Large oak framed hall mirror with iron hangers for coats, hats, etc.; approximately 37” in height and 41” wide; very good condition overall. E
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (310.00) x 1 = 310.00
 
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20BM1-54 CAST MINI ARMOUR1371 - 20BM1-54 CAST MINI ARMOUR
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Cast mini suit of armor with polearm on base; approximately 35” overall height including polearm and approximately 11” wide; a nice display piece.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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19PF-25 COLT 721371a - 19PF-25 COLT 72
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Colt open top pocket model revolver, .22 caliber, 2.5” barrel, nickel finish, wood grips, S/N 99777; overall good to very good condition with major
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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20BM1-63  MISC. LOT1372 - 20BM1-63 MISC. LOT
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Lot of misc. smalls including a piece of trench art with included marking “AEF/1917”; a brass shell ashtray; two military shells on matching wood
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (260.00) x 1 = 260.00
 
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19JD-8 PARTIAL AMMO BOX1372a - 19JD-8 PARTIAL AMMO BOX
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Early partial green and maroon picture box of .38 caliber ammunition for the Winchester Rifle Model 1873; overall good label with some minor flakin
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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20BM1-64 MISC. LOT1373 - 20BM1-64 MISC. LOT
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Lot of misc. small collectibles including a pair of bookends made with 40mm gun barrel parts; three commemorative plaques, an old lock by Yale, a d
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (425.00) x 1 = 425.00
 
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20BM1-65 MISC. LOT1374 - 20BM1-65 MISC. LOT
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Misc. military collector’s lot including two large toy metal cannons; one marked “Big Bang”; approximately 24” overall; the other, un-marked and ap
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (525.00) x 1 = 525.00
 
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19RH-96 SAVAGE 19041375 - 19RH-96 SAVAGE 1904
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Savage Model 1904 .22 Bolt action single shot boys rifle in good to very good overall condition. Blue has gone to patina. The wood is good with nor
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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19NK-1 1/2 STOCK PERC1375a - 19NK-1 1/2 STOCK PERC
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Half stock percussion rifle with back action lock circa 1850’s-1860 approximately .30 caliber. The rifle is in fair overall condition with a 30” o
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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19NL- 9 FRAMED ARTWORK1375b - 19NL- 9 FRAMED ARTWORK
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Tooled leather framed artwork (Billy The Kid), approximately 13” x 10” overall and beautifully accomplished by Devin Christopher; accompanied by a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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19LHE-1 IMPERATOR1375c - 19LHE-1 IMPERATOR
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Italguns International Imperator semi-automatic shotgun, 12 gauge, Serial #D2638. The shotgun is in very good overall condition with a 28” barrel
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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20AS-3 FLINTLOCK1376 - 20AS-3 FLINTLOCK
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Large reproduction flintlock pistol, approximately 16” overall with a 9” barrel, brass mounted, wood stock, iron rammer; overall good condition; a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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SUMLS-358 JAPANESE FOLDER1376a - SUMLS-358 JAPANESE FOLDER
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Early Japan folder (Buck style) marked handmade and high carbon steel. Good to very good with slight sharpening. Vintage 1960s. Est.: $100-$200
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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19IB-2 LINDER BOWIE1376b - 19IB-2 LINDER BOWIE
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Linder bowie knife with stag grip, blade marked “Linder 440 Bowie Knife/440 steel Solingen Germany Inox Rostfrei”; approximately 13” overall with a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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SUMLS-373A SPEARPOINT BOWIE1376c - SUMLS-373A SPEARPOINT BOWIE
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Cutlery handled spear point Bowie with fancy etched blade showing American eagle and slogan “America must, and shall rule America”. With scabbard.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (500.00) x 1 = 500.00
 
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20AS-7 51 NAVY PIETTA #7789361377 - 20AS-7 51 NAVY PIETTA #778936
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Italian copy of a Model 1851 Navy percussion revolver, .44 caliber blackpowder, 7.5” octagon barrel, blued and case hardened finish, smooth wood gr
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to jim9KR for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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SUMLS-343 U.S. M-8 FIGHTING KNIFE1377a - SUMLS-343 U.S. M-8 FIGHTING KNIFE
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U.S. M8 fighting knife marked “Utica” with scabbard marked “U.S. M8 A1”. Good uncleaned condition and may improve to very good or better. WWII era.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 90.00 - 180.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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19RH-31 STEVENS  CRACK SHOT1378 - 19RH-31 STEVENS CRACK SHOT
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Stevens “Crackshot” 26 .22 L.R. in good overall condition. Light brown patina. The stocks are lightly refinished with minor cracks at the wrist. (C
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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19NF-1 J STEVENS CRACKSHOT1378a - 19NF-1 J STEVENS CRACKSHOT
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J. Stevens Crackshot 26 single shot rifle, .22 Long Rifle caliber, Serial #NSNV. The rifle is in good overall condition with a 20” barrel. The me
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (175.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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20BM-3 G.W. BUSH INAUGURAL ENVELOPE1379 - 20BM-3 G.W. BUSH INAUGURAL ENVELOPE
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George W. Bush 2005 Inauguration Commemorative Cover limited edition 22902 of 25,000. Envelope with cancelled stamps in honor of the 2005 inaugura
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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20BM1-8 MISC. LOT1380 - 20BM1-8 MISC. LOT
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Lot of collectibles including 8 reference books on such topics as WW I American Munitions, Armored fighting vehicles, 20th Century Artillery, Ameri
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (85.00) x 1 = 85.00
 
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20BM1-12 MISC. LOT1381 - 20BM1-12 MISC. LOT
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Lot of small military collectibles from the estate of well-known Southern California collector Chuck Abshire; includes an engraved desk name plaque
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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20RG-2 AUDUBON PRINT1381a - 20RG-2 AUDUBON PRINT
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Framed Audubon print of a pair of Florida Jays and persimmons. The print is 15” x 18” and framed. Est.: $15-$30.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 5.00 | Estimates : 15.00 - 30.00
 
 
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20RG-1 ANTIQUE PORTRAIT1381b - 20RG-1 ANTIQUE PORTRAIT
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Antique portrait of a “Gibson Girl” in good condition with an antique frame. The image is approximately 18” x 9” with an oval cut matte. Est.: $
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 5.00 | Estimates : 15.00 - 30.00
 
 
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20CG-2 BUD VASE & CUT GLASS CUP1381c - 20CG-2 BUD VASE & CUT GLASS CUP
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A small cranberry cut glass mug from Monmouth, Illinois dated 1906, and a small hand painted Japanese porcelain bud vase. The mug is 2 3/4"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 5.00 | Estimates : 15.00 - 30.00
 
 
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19RH-137 SWORD LOT1382 - 19RH-137 SWORD LOT
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Lot of 4 sowrd as described: 1. 1902 pattern U.S. style officer’s sword made for organization with fancy etched blade and the name “J.W. Clirmont”.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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20BH-9 CEREMONIAL NET1382a - 20BH-9 CEREMONIAL NET
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Ceremonial wand or fish net on stand. Handmade Native and signed with illegible initial and 2002. “Blackfoot”. Est.: $50-$100
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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20BM1-118 FRATERNAL SWORD1383 - 20BM1-118 FRATERNAL SWORD
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Post War Fraternal SV Sword with steel scabbard. The sword is a post-Civil War SV (Sons of Union Veterans) marked presentation sword. The sword i
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (270.00) x 1 = 270.00
 
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19IB-38 HAND MADE POCKET KNIFE1383a - 19IB-38 HAND MADE POCKET KNIFE
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Schrade Handmade folding pocket knife, marked “Limited Issue 2008/SCLGS”; bear decoration on left side of blade; approximately 9.5” overall unfolde
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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19IB-3 S&W BOWIE1383b - 19IB-3 S&W BOWIE
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Massive Smith & Wesson bowie knife marked “Timber Rattler”; approximately 16” overall with an 11” blade; accompanied by a tooled leather S&am...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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20BM1-107 POCKET WATCH1384 - 20BM1-107 POCKET WATCH
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A.W. Co. Waltham Century Pocket watch, serial #2760484. The watch is in good overall condition with a silver case in a display case. Est.: $100-
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (160.00) x 1 = 160.00
 
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19PC-2 DAVIS D38 #D0298221384a - 19PC-2 DAVIS D38 #D029822
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Davis Industries D38 O/U derringer, .38 Special caliber, Serial #D029822. The derringer is in good overall condition with 2 ¾” barrels. Th...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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20BM1-52 CLOCK W/STAND1385 - 20BM1-52 CLOCK W/STAND
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Clock encased in glass with stand and copper floor plate inscribed “Sendai Japan/Chuck Abshire/1951”; approximately 11” high, 6” wide and 5” deep;
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (115.00) x 1 = 115.00
 
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19IB-40 NRA BOWIE1385a - 19IB-40 NRA BOWIE
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Large Limited Edition NRA bowie knife, approximately 14” overall with a 9” blade; overall near fine condition; no sheath. Est.: $75-150
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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20AS-25 REMINGTON MDL 331386 - 20AS-25 REMINGTON MDL 33
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Remington Model 33 bolt action rifle, .22 short, long or LR caliber, 24” barrel, blued finish, wood stock, no visible S/N; overall good condition s
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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19RH-144 PARKER BROS BBL1387 - 19RH-144 PARKER BROS BBL
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“Parker Bros Plain Twist” marked barrels and “Pat. 1876” on the water table. The barrels measures 30”. Cleaned to bright metal. The bores are only
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (55.00) x 1 = 55.00
 
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19RH-149 SCOPE LOT1388 - 19RH-149 SCOPE LOT
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Lot of 3 early American scopes all with clear and usable optics. 1 retains a front and rear mount. All unmarked. Est.: $150-$300
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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SUMLS-345 FANCY TOLEDO MAIN GAUCHE1388a - SUMLS-345 FANCY TOLEDO MAIN GAUCHE
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Fancy “Toledo” marked main gauche style miniature dagger. Measures 8” overall. 20-40 years old. Excellent condition. Est.: $50-$100
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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20BM1-13 MISC. LOT1389 - 20BM1-13 MISC. LOT
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Lot of military-related smalls including a finely made large desk-size pewter cannon on wood carriage and detachable caisson, approximately 6” in h
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (85.00) x 1 = 85.00
 
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19CI-3 PARTS GUN1389b - 19CI-3 PARTS GUN
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Parts gun, National Arms Co. DA revolver, #25577, .32 S&W cal., 3" barrel., blued finish, no grips. Revolver is in fair condition, poor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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20BM1-14 MISC. LOT1390 - 20BM1-14 MISC. LOT
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Interesting lot of collector smalls including an all brass vintage adjustable end wrench, several old brass weighing devices, an old large iron key
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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19NK-3 S&W COPY1390b - 19NK-3 S&W COPY
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19th Century copy of a Smith & Wesson 1st Model double action revolver. The pistol is non-functioning in rusty relic condition. The pistol ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 70.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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20BM1-15 MISC. LOT1391 - 20BM1-15 MISC. LOT
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Lot of approximately two dozen small collectibles from an old Apple Valley, CA estate; includes a Vipertek high power flashlight like new in factor
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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SUMLS-352 EXPLORER'S KNIFE1391a - SUMLS-352 EXPLORER'S KNIFE
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“Sir Lawrence” stainless steel (Japan) explorer’s knife with scabbard. Measures 10 ½” overall. Good plus. Minor sharpening and use. Est.: $4...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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19PR-20 SHELBY COBRA POWER WHEELS1392a - 19PR-20 SHELBY COBRA POWER WHEELS
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Shelby Cobra Power Wheels Car. Est:$100-200
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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