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Gwyn & Campbell Type II Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Gwyn & Campbell Type II Carbine, c. 1863-64, walnut stock with inspector's cartouche on left side, rear of lockplate marked GWYN & CAMPBELL/PATENT/1862/HAMILTON. O, and on frame UNION RIFLE, serial number 2164 marked under frame and underside rear of the barrel, barrel lg. 20, overall lg. 39 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Walnut stock has some dings, and carving on right side 1955 and J. Krauer, left side has stamped HQ NO 17, and a black painted 28, steel parts are bright with some patina.


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

inspector, HQ NO, steel parts