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Lot 6141: Two Civil War U.S. Percussion Rifle-Muskets with Bayonets

Two Civil War U.S. Percussion Rifle-Muskets with Bayonets

Auction Date: October 7, 2022

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Lot 6141: Two Civil War U.S. Percussion Rifle-Muskets with Bayonets

Two Civil War U.S. Percussion Rifle-Muskets with Bayonets

Auction Date: October 7, 2022

Estimated Price: $1,800 - $3,000
Price Realized:

A) Colt Special Model 1861 Contract Rifle-Musket

Manufacturer: Colt
Model: 1861
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 58
Barrel: 40 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 269
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:

"1863" dated lock and barrel. Includes "US" socket bayonet.

B) Rare Philadelphia Model 1861 Contract Rifle-Musket

Manufacturer: Philadelphia
Model: 1861
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 58
Barrel: 40 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 269
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.

Description:

"1862" dated lock and barrel. "U.S./PHILADELPHIA" marked lock. Although attributed to Alfred Jenks & Son, these Philadelphia marked rifle-muskets may have been manufactured by John Rice. Includes "US" socket bayonet.

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