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Lot 288: Three Antique American Rifles

Auction Date: February 16, 2022

Three Antique American Rifles

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

A) Unmarked Half Stock Percussion Conversion Rifle

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Percussion Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 32
Barrel: 36 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 840
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
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.

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

Description:

B) J. Craig Pittsburg Full Stock Percussion Rifle

Manufacturer: Whittemore & Wolff
Model: Percussion
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 50
Barrel: 36 1/2 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 840
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:

"J. Craig Pittsburgh" signed barrel. "WHITMORE & WOLFF/PITTSBURGH" marked lock.

C) Unmarked Child Sized Full Stock Flintlock Rifle

Manufacturer: American
Model: Flintlock
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 36
Barrel: 23 inch octagon
Finish: brown/bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 840
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:

Obstruction in breech end of barrel.

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