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Model 1861 Percussion Rifle-musket with Bayonet

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Model 1861 Percussion Rifle-musket with Bayonet, c. 1863, walnut stock with cartouche marks on left side and a stamp marked DW & DNH, lockplate dated on the tail 1863 and marked U.S./BRIDESBURG in front of the hammer, barrel has proofmarks and sight has been filed down, bayonet marked US, barrel lg. 40, overall lg. 56 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $600-800

Stock has a few dings and nicks, rear sight has been filed down, some light pitting near breech.


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.

Keywords

United States, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier