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Model 1854 Austrian Lorenz Rifle-musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Model 1854 Austrian Lorenz Rifle-musket, c. 1861, beech stock with no cheek rest, steel lockplate marked with a crown and 861, marked 619 on the side of the barrel near breech, barrel lg. 37 1/4, overall lg. 52 1/4 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $400-600

Some dings and nicks in the stock, a few vise marks on the barrel near the breech, missing the sight, steel parts have some patina.


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

Lorenz Rifle-musket, steel lockplate, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier, steel parts