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Sharps & Hankins Army Model 1862 Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Sharps & Hankins Army Model 1862 Carbine, c. 1862-65, walnut stock with brass buttplate, steel frame marked on right side SHARPS/&/HANKINS/PHILADA, and on left side SHARPS/PATENT/1859, serial number on frame tang 1986, barrel lg. 24, overall lg. 38 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Walnut stock has some light dings, frame retains some color, and barrel is a light plum color.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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steel frame