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Lot 294: Three Muzzleloading Rifles

Auction Date: February 16, 2022

Three Muzzleloading Rifles

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,300 - $2,000

A) Back Action Half-Stock Rifle with Ford Brothers Lock

Manufacturer: American
Model: Half Stock
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 45
Barrel: 38 3/4 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 631
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:

B) Edward Anschutz Philadelphia Half-Stock Rifle

Manufacturer: Anschutz
Model: Percussion
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 36
Barrel: 33 inch octagon
Finish: blue/casehardened/bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 631
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) F. Frantz Signed, Engraved, and Incised Carved Contemporary Flintlock American Long Rifle

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Flintlock
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 36
Barrel: 40 inch octagon
Finish: brown/casehardened/bright
Grip:
Stock: maple
Item Views: 631
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

NF - FAIR- 0% - 40% with generally smooth finish, may have mild cleaning yet not deeply pitted, but well worn, replacement of minor parts may need mechanical adjustments, may have rust and may have corrosion pits which do not render article unsafe or inoperable. In working condition. Wood condition commensurable with percent of finish with dings and dents associated with 0% - 40% gun.

Description:

Appears to be an older build from the 1960s or 70s.

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