December 14-17, 2021 Collectible Firearms & Militaria
Category:
Search By:
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 12/14/2021
Sharps single shot rifle. Original rifle made circa 1870s-80s. Company address on the barrel is partially obstructed by the added rear buckhorn sight. "J.R." is marked between the rear sight and "CALIBRE 40". Patent dates on the left side of the frame. Heavy octagon barrel with a globe front sight (missing aperture) and buckhorn v-notch rear. Rear aperture tang sight is also present. Double set triggers. Factory blued finished barrel. Case colored frame and hammer. Smooth lacquered stock and forearm and forearm. Fine checkering on the wrist. Checkered metal butt plate. CONDITION: Metal retains 50% of its original finish with general wear and patina. Case coloring on the frame is mostly lost. Wood has a few handling marks and scratches. Bore is heavily frosted with good overall rifling. Tight hammer. Mechanically fine with the set trigger working as it should. JWA
Name
Value
Accessories
Barrel Length
30"
Caliber/Bore
Straight .40-70 Sharps
Drop at Comb
Drop at Heel
FFL Status
Antique
Length of Pull
13 - 1/2"
Manufacturer
Sharps
Model
Single Shot
Paperwork
Serial Number
146
(A) SHARPS SINGLE SHOT .45-90 RIFLE.
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $1,000.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $4,536.00
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Number Bids: 16
Auction closed on Friday, December 17, 2021.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad

 

You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items