"STARR DA ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER. SN 9102. Cal. 44. Fine Civil War era revolver with 6" rnd bbl, dovetail front sight with blue finish and 1-pc walnut grip that has clear cartouches on both sides. There are small inspector initials on various parts. These revolvers were prolific throughout the Civil War with 20,000 plus having been produced. They saw extensive service and were well favored with Union troops. These are rarely found with high condition. CONDITION: Very fine poss. unfired. Bbl retains 93-95% glossy orig blue with flaked areas a medium to dark patina. Rammer retains most of its orig case colors, brilliant on pivot, dark elsewhere. Bbl lug & frame retain 40-50% glossy orig blue with balance flaked, not worn, to a medium patina. Hammer retains virtually all of its orig case colors, slightly muted. Cylinder retains 15-20% orig blue with balance flaked to medium patina and one spot of light pitting. Grip is sound with light nicks & scratches and retains most of its orig oil finish. Mechanics are crisp, very bright shiny bore. 4-31574 JR382 (2,500-5,000)"
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