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Lot 4264: Four Percussion Long Guns

Auction Date: October 8, 2021

Four Percussion Long Guns

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,100 - $1,700

A) Back Action Rifle

Manufacturer: American
Model: Percussion
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 40
Barrel: 40 3/8 inch octagon
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: maple
Item Views: 208
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:

"1891" dated Indian Head Penny in the stock.

B) Civil War U.S. Alfred Jenks & Son "Bridesburg" Model 1861 Rifle-Musket

Manufacturer: Bridesburg
Model: 1861
Type: Musket
Gauge: 62 smoothbore
Barrel: 38 1/4 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 208
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.

PRF - PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED OR RESTORED

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

"1862" dated lock.

C) Over/Under Combination Gun

Manufacturer: American
Model: Double Barrel
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 45-75
Barrel: 32 1/4 inch round
Finish: unknown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 208
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:

"B. LOSEY" marked .45 caliber rifled barrel over .75 caliber smoothbore and "Bentley & Sons" lock.

D) French Musket Converted to a Shotgun

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Percussion Shotgun
Type: Musket
Gauge: 75
Barrel: 30 inch round
Finish: unknown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 208
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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