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Sharps New Model 1863 Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Sharps New Model 1863 Carbine, c. late 19th century, walnut stock, steel barrel, saddlebar and fittings, serial number 96677, marked on top of barrel NEW MODEL 1863, and SHARPS RIFLE/MANUFG. CO./HARTFORD CONN., marked on lock R.S. LAWRENCE' PAT./APRIL 12TH 1859, and C. SHARPS' PAT./SEPT. 12TH 1848, barrel lg. 22, overall lg. 39 in.
Estimate $700-900

Stock has dings and nicks, light finish remaining on steel parts.


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

steel barrel, steel parts