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Just got these fitted at Eagle Grips this afternoon. Gun is a box stock (except for some bobbing of the hammer spur) Colt series 70, Grips were made by Art Jewel Enterprizes predecessor of Eagle Grips.



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They're beauties! Remember when a reporter asked Gen. Patton about the pearl stocks on his SAA? He supposedly said "These are ivory boy, pearl are only used by pimps in New Orleans bordellos".
 
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I'm not quite that old yet(57 in August). Patton died before I was born. But I do remember reading about this incident. And, I do like the mother of pearl that I saw up at Eagle Grips today, while having these fitted? George and I must differ on this one?
 
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I'm really not a collector of things like this but, came by them right. Don't think I'll leave them on a gun, too nice for that and I don't want to take the chance of something happening to them. My first impression of them, when I saw them was, these things belong in a museum. Eagle was hesitant to fit them to this gun, because of age.

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