February 17-19, 2020 Field & Range Firearms
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Unmarked but New England style, possibly a New York made long range target rifle. Half round, half octagon barrel. .54 caliber. 14 groove rifling. Weighs 12 pounds 15 oz. Back action lock. German silver mounted with a running deer on the cheek rest and a deer with tree on the left side of the butt. The barrel has a dovetail for a rear sight, sight not present. 1 - 9/16 inch sight tube with an 11 inch long base extending over the wrist of the gun; barrel mounted with a screw. Hooded front sight. Light scroll engraving around the muzzle. The barrel measures 1 inch across at the muzzle and 1 - 1/8 inches across the flats towards the breech. Half stock, checkered wrist. Double set triggers work, extremely fine trigger when set. Hammer is a period replacement that has been modified to fall on the nipple. CONDITION: Retains a pleasing even age patina with some extremely light pitting on the barrel. Bore has good rifling showing some wear and light pitting. Wood has dings and light handling marks with a minor crack on the left side extending from the lock screw to the rear of the barrel. Good mechanical function. GR.
Name
Value
Accessories
Barrel Length
39 - 3/4"
Caliber/Bore
.54 Rifled
Drop at Comb
Drop at Heel
FFL Status
Antique
Length of Pull
Manufacturer
Unknown
Model
Percussion Target Rifle
Paperwork
Serial Number
NSN
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $500.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $1,062.50
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Number Bids: 9
Auction closed on Wednesday, February 19, 2020.
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