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Lot 209: Two Percussion American Long Rifles

Auction Date: June 22, 2022

Two Percussion American Long Rifles

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

A) Signed American Long Rifle

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Percussion Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 42
Barrel: 42 inch octagon
Finish: unknown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 388
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:

Unclear initials signed on the barrel (possibly "L*F") and an "R.B." marked lock.

B) Silver Accented American Long Rifle

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Percussion Rifle
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 44
Barrel: 39 1/4 inch octagon
Finish: unknown
Grip:
Stock: curly maple
Item Views: 388
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

"JOSEPH/GOLCHER" lock and "S:T." inscribed cheekpiece inlay.

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