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Sharps New Model 1869 Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
194
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 New Model 1869 Carbine, c. 1869-71, steel barrel, saddlebar and fittings, serial number 64498, marked on lock R.S. LAWRENCE' PAT./APRIL 12TH 1859., and C. SHARPS' PAT./OCT. 5TH 1852, no markings on top of the barrel, barrel lg. 22, overall lg. 39 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Walnut stock has some dings and nicks, some case hardening left on lever.


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 barrel