I stand there an also think thats a sad existence for such a piece
Think about it a bit more. It's probably not in the best condition nor safe to shoot. It's getting appreciated by whole lot of folks. As a gun, it makes it's presence known and one that no one needs to fear. In it's condition, it's probably in a very good home. ....
I once sold an old SideLock to a simular restaurant that was strictly a wall hanger. I double-dry balled it, polished and the brass and have been told that it starts many conversations. I'd rather see them hanging than meeting the chop saw. ..
By the way, our local Cracker Barrel is not as good as yours. They can't even fry a whole chicken, only strips. ....
Be Safe !!!