and these locals have what knowledge and financial interest? What kind of money are we talking about here? Greed tends to distort peoples vision. First glance at the condition rules out genuine.1902 is the serial Italian repo was ruled out by a couple locals
For free you got a superb deal!Would love some other pics to compare it to as well and zero it was free
Just to be clear....what do you mean by "many many years"? Some of your posts seem to hint you might (still) think it is an authentic 1847 Walker?It was covered in rust surface rust that is from being stuffed inside of a wall for many many years and unfortunately somebody placed it inside of a jewelry ultrasonic cleaner
Here are the two known "good" Walkers mentioned in this thread. I was trying to do some fancy image subtraction but give up- it's late....anyway some differences are obvious....well, sir and gentlemen; now there appears to be at least two different barrel addresses (among other items), any one care to try for three or more? i suppose they kept having trouble with w l ormsby's new invention, eh???