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Model 1853 British Enfield Rifle Musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Model 1853 British Enfield Rifle Musket, c. mid-19th century, walnut stock with brass buttplate, triggerguard, and nosecap, un-marked lockplate, nipple protector with chain, proofmarks on left side of breech, tompion in muzzle, barrel lg. 39, overall lg. 55 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Stock has some nicks and dings, brass and steel parts have patina, ramrod fits tight in channel


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 parts