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Spencer Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
209
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:

Spencer Carbine, c. 1863-65, serial number 45375, walnut stock with steel fittings, top of the frame marked SPENCER REPEATING/RIFLE CO. BOSTON, MASS./PAT'D MARCH 6, 1860, barrel lg. 22, overall lg. 39 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $700-900

Some dings and nicks in the stock, little original finish remaining.


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

Spencer Carbine, steel fittings, SPENCER REPEATING, Massachusetts, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier