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Lot 4178: Four Antique Percussion Long Guns

Auction Date: June 24, 2022

Four Antique Percussion Long Guns

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,300 - $1,900

A) J. Langdon Marked American Full Stock Rifle

Manufacturer: American
Model: Percussion
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 38
Barrel: 42 3/4 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 245
Item Interest: Average
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.

Description:

"J.LANGDON/DAYTON/OHIO" marked lock.

B) British Robert Wheeler Percussion Conversion Northwest Indian Trade Gun

Manufacturer: European
Model: Percussion
Type: Musket
Gauge: 24
Barrel: 42 inch part octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 245
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.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Manufactured c. 1790-1816. "Star/RW" maker marked, London proofed and "LONDON" marked barrel. "WHEELER" and circled fox marked lock.

C) Pritchard Marked Half Stock Fowling Piece

Manufacturer: English
Model: Percussion
Type: Shotgun
Gauge: 12
Barrel: 42 1/4 inch part octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 245
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.

Description:

"PRITCHARD" marked lock.

D) Unknown American Half Stock Smoothbored Rifle

Manufacturer: American
Model: Percussion
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 44
Barrel: 36 3/8 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: hardwood
Item Views: 245
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:

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