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Is the gun blued or stainless and what is the barrel length?
The only thing listed under U.S. Arms is the 44 that has the 2 firing pins for rim fire and center fire. The barrel is marked "United States Arms Company-New York".
There is also a United States Fire Arms Mfg. from Hartford Conn. that has many models of SA revolvers, but doesn't list an Abilene Model.
I searched all of the auction sites and came up with one in 44 cal. for $500.
If the 45 is rare compared to the 44 mag, I would add at least 25%. I will keep searching, but the Blue Book and Standard Catalog of Firearms do not list it.
I have 2 guns to put back together and then I will try another search on a different server.
When I switch from AOL to Comcast, it brings up different results. I will post what I find around dinner time.
I hope you are ready for a lot of reading. I found the complete history of the company and the manufacture of their guns. There are 41 pages of information on them, Have fun!
This is the Mossberg Abilene. You will understand once you read the article.
The next link is a mixed gallery of photos.