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Lot 111: Four Percussion Long Guns

Auction Date: June 22, 2022

Four Percussion Long Guns

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,800

A) Smith Back Action Shotgun

Manufacturer: Smith
Model: Percussion
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 16
Barrel: 30 3/4 inch part octagon
Finish: bright/casehardened/blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 503
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:

Lock marked "Smith." Barrel marked "LONDON."

B) Parkers', Snow & Co. Contract Model 1861 Rifle-Musket

Manufacturer: Parker, Snow & Co
Model: 1861
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 58
Barrel: 30 3/4 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 503
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:

"1863" dated lock. Shortened/modified barrel with Model 1855 long range style rear sight and Birmingham proofs.

C) Carbine Length Springfield Model 1842 Musket with Cartridge Box

Manufacturer: Springfield Armory U.S.
Model: 1842
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 69
Barrel: 29 7/8 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 503
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:

"1846" dated lock. With a fair brown leather Rock Island Arsenal cartridge box dated 1906 and hand marked "NEMADTSON/IPAVA ILL." on top (hardened, cracked, and torn).

D) Carbine Length Harpers Ferry Model 1816 Conversion Musket

Manufacturer: Harpers Ferry Armory Muskets And Carbines
Model: 1816-Musket
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 74
Barrel: 28 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 503
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:

"1828" dated lock.

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