August 11, 12, & 13, 2020 Field & Range Firearms
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Built by Sharps Rifle Company Hartford, Connecticut originally as a "New Model 1863" percussion ignition carbine, this carbine has been converted to 50-70 and designated as a Model 1868. Blued round carbine length barrel with original rear flip sight and blade front. Case hardened frame with Sharp's and Lawrence patents. Cam firing pin conversion. Slide bar with saddle ring. Walnut iron banded forearm with walnut buttstock with illegible cartouche on left behind slide bar. No patchbox. CONDITION: 80% blue with light freckling. Fading case turning to a plum color with light freckling. Wood has traces of original finish with handling marks and wear. Good bore and mechanics. DLM
Name
Value
Accessories
Barrel Length
22"
Caliber/Bore
.50-70 Gov
Drop at Comb
Drop at Heel
FFL Status
Antique
Length of Pull
Manufacturer
Sharps
Model
1868 Conversion
Paperwork
Serial Number
85448
(A) SHARPS 1868 CONVERSION SINGLE SHOT CARBINE
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $500.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $1,920.00
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Number Bids: 8
Auction closed on Thursday, August 13, 2020.
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