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Lot 1000
***A cased Smith & Wesson Model 29-2 double action

US$ 3,000 - 5,000
£ 2,300 - 3,800

ARMS & Armour

16 Aug 2004, 10:00 PDT

San Francisco

***A cased Smith & Wesson Model 29-2 double action revolver engraved and gold-inlaid by Lynton McKenzie
Serial no. S319939 for 1968-69, .44 Magnum. 6 1/2 inch barrel. Barrel, action and cylinder decorated with finely scroll-engraved panels and inlaid with gold banding by Lynton McKenzie. Decorated with inlaid and chased gold figures of animals: left rear of frame with head of a mountain lion; right side with head of a bear; triggerguard bow with a serpent. Bottom of front gripstrap signed L.S.M.McK. Two-piece buttcap engraved with florals and inlaid with gold bands below a chased panel of leafage. Elephant ivory grips. Complete with green baize-lined mahogany case, the fitted interior containing a group of gilt, scroll-engraved and ivory-mounted accessories.
Condition: Excellent and showing little use.
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