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Muzzle-loading Percussion Long Rifle

Auction:
2468
Lot:
586
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Muzzle-loading Percussion Long Rifle, 19th century, octagonal barrel, curly maple full stock with brass mounts, the cheek plate with engraved scroll, the patch box with eagle and snake, the stock with silver inlay ovals, (repairs), lg. 57 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

The lockplate looks like it is engraved M.M. Mastir..? the stock incised "Wallace Owens," The barrel engraved "T.P.W.," The stock has a repaired crack, a wedge-shaped patch on the butt.

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Bolt-action rifles, Firearm actions, Stock

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