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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Colt pocket pistol brevette by Jabes - $750.00

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Colt pocket pistol Brevette (period copy). Serial number 1838501. Marked on top of barrel "J.JABES SYSTEM COLT J.JABES", marked "35 CAL" on frame. 3-3/4" barrel, unusually long 2" cylinder, about 10" overall. Metal parts are nicely engraved, including port scene on cylinder of bridge, ships, and factories. Metal parts have attractive original nickel finish overall with areas turning a dark brown. Wood grips are fair, showing average wear, but appearing free of cracks and chips. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.