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Rare Hawken Plains Percussion Rifle

Auction:
2506
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$54,510$46,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Hawken Plains Percussion Rifle, c. second quarter 19th century, the 37 1/4 in. octagonal barrel stamped "S. Hawken St. Louis," with iron furniture, double-key forearm, German silver inlay on cheekpiece, and classic Hawken trigger guard, the maple stock with applied stripes, lg. 53 1/2 in.
Estimate $30,000-40,000

Keywords

St. Louis, Stock

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