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Lot 124: Three Antique Military Single Shot Rifles

Auction Date: October 6, 2021

Three Antique Military Single Shot Rifles

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,400 - $2,000

A) Very Scarce Krider Percussion Long Militia Rifle

Manufacturer: Krider J H
Model: Militia-Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 58
Barrel: 36 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 388
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

Description:

Krider long rifles are described on p. 393-395 of "American Military Shoulder Arms, Volume III" by George Moller. Front sling swivel broken/absent.

B) Providence Tool Co. Connecticut Militia Peabody Breech Loading Rifle

Manufacturer: Providence Tool Company
Model: Peabody
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 433 Peabody
Barrel: 33 inch round
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 388
Serial Number:
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 c. 1871. "CONN/1366" marked on plate beneath buttstock.

C) Argentine Contract Model 1879 Remington Rolling Block Breech Loading Rifle

Manufacturer: Remington
Model: Rolling Block
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 43 Spanish
Barrel: 36 inch part octagon
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 388
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

NPRF - NON-PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED/COLD BLUE, ETC.

Description:

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