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Lot 286: Three U.S. Civil War Breech Loading Carbines

Auction Date: October 6, 2021

Three U.S. Civil War Breech Loading Carbines

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,400 - $2,250

A) American Machine Works Smith's Patent Percussion Carbine

Manufacturer: American Machine Works
Model: Smith
Type: Carbine
Gauge: 50
Barrel: 21 5/8 inch part octagon
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 511
Item Interest: Average
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:

Rear screw absent on lower tang.

B) Sharps & Hankins Model 1862 Navy Rimfire Carbine

Manufacturer: Sharps & Hankins
Model: 1862 Navy
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 52 RF
Barrel: 24 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 511
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:

C) Massachusetts Arms Co. Second Model Maynard Saddle Ring Percussion Carbine

Manufacturer: Massachusetts Arms Co
Model: Maynard
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 50
Barrel: 20 inch part octagon
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 511
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.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

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