Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 1365: Two Mid-19th Century Long Guns

Auction Date: February 20, 2015

Collector's Lot of Two Mid-19th Century Long Guns

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,250

A) Roper Revolving Shotgun

Manufacturer: Roper Repeating Rifle Co.
Model: Revolving Shotgun
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 16
Barrel: 26 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 1990
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 83
Class: Antique
Rating:

OG - POOR- major or minor parts replaced; major replacement parts required and extensive restoration needed; metal deeply pitted; principal lettering, numerals and design obliterated, wood badly scratched, bruised, cracked or broken; mechanically inoperative; generally undesirable as a collectors firearm in its present state.

WB - WOOD IS BETTER FOR THE PERCENT OF FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Manufactured 1867-1868. Choke: approximately 12 full. LOP: 13 3/4 inches.

B) Sharps and Hankins Model 1862 Navy Carbine

Manufacturer: Sharps & Hankins
Model: Navy
Type: Carbine
Gauge: 52 RF
Barrel: 24 inch round
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 1990
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 83
Class: Antique
Rating:

OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

Description:

Manufactured from 1862-1865.

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