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Gwyn and Campbell Type I Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

Gwyn and Campbell Type I Carbine, c. 1863-64, serial number 2834, walnut stock, marked on right side of lockplate GWYN & CAMPBELL/PATENT/1862/HAMILTON. O., and on frame UNION/RIFLE, octagonal to round barrel with adjustable leaf sight, barrel lg. 20, overall lg. 39 in.

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

Stock has some dings and nicks, steel parts have some patina and light pits.


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Keywords

M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier, steel parts