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Lot 4089: Five Antique Martini-Henry Single Shot Rifles

Auction Date: June 24, 2022

Five Antique Martini-Henry Single Shot Rifles

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,100 - $1,800

A) LSA Co. Martini-Henry Rifle

Manufacturer: British
Model: Martini
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 577-450
Barrel: 33 1/4 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 272
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:

"1883" dated.

B) New Zealand Marked LSA Co. Martini-Henry Mk. III 1 Rifle

Manufacturer: British
Model: Martini
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 577-450
Barrel: 33 1/4 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 272
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:

"1886" dated, "broad arrow/NZ" New Zealand marked.

C) Khyber Pass Martini-Henry Rifle

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Martini
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 577-450
Barrel: 33 1/4 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 272
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:

D) Braendlin Armoury Martini-Henry Carbine with Afghanistan Bring Back Paper

Manufacturer: Braendlin Armoury
Model: Martini-Henry
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 577-450
Barrel: 21 3/8 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 272
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.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Includes U.S. Armed Forces affidavit bring back paper from Bagram, Afghanistan dated August 29, 2016 listing this gun by make, model and serial number.

E) Braendlin Armoury Martini-Henry Carbine with Afghanistan Bring Back Paper

Manufacturer: Braendlin Armoury
Model: Martini-Henry
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 577-450
Barrel: 21 3/8 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 272
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:

Includes U.S. Armed Forces affidavit bring back paper from Bagram, Afghanistan dated September 14, 2016 listing this gun by make, model and serial number.

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