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Part of the M1’s sky-high price was due to its extremely low serial number — 7. Photo Rock Island Auction Company.

Eclectic Gun Auction Stirs Up Big Bucks

From 20th Century battle rifles to ornate cap-and-ball revolvers, Rock Island Auction Company’s latest event had something for every stripe of collector.