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Model 1861 Robinson Rifle-Musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
203
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 Robinson Rifle-Musket, c. 1863, walnut stock with double cartouche on the left side, steel fittings, lockplate marked with an eagle over US., and E. ROBINSON/NEW YORK, and the date 1863, breech of barrel marked with a V/P over an eagle, barrel lg. 40, overall lg. 56 in.
Estimate $400-600

Stock has some dings but is in good condition, steel parts have some light rust, and pitting around nipple, ramrod is a replacement.


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 fittings, United States, steel parts