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7:59 am on Wednesday June 30, 2010

Charleston settler's historic pistols sell for nearly $50K

Image by Flickr user Older FirearmsTwo historic South Carolina dueling pistols fetched $49,725 on the Bonhams & Butterfields auction block earlier this week. The .52-caliber pistols, both of which were made in 1825, were made by gunsmith James...