Burnside Fourth Model Carbine
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
- Date / Time :
- May 03, 2014 10:00AM
Burnside Fourth Model Carbine, c. 1863-64, serial number 7049, walnut stock with the letters J.F. carved on the left side of the butt, lockplate marked BURNSIDE RIFLE CO./PROVIDENCE=RI, top of barrel marked CAST-STEEL . 1862, barrel lg. 22, overall lg. 39 1/2 in.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Stock has some dings and nicks, and a small crack near the wrist and comb, steel has some patina.
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