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Please note that the provenance for this lot is
Major H.B.C. Pollard (1888-1966), author of A History of Firearms, 1926. For a comprehensive biography see Claude Blair, Pollards History of Firearms, 1983
J.F.R. Winsbury, Christie's, May 16, 1973, lot 256