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Smith Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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

Description:

Smith Carbine, c. 1861-65, serial number 6403, walnut stock with steel fittings, marked on the left side of the breech ADDRESS/POULTNEY & TRIMBLE/BALTIMORE, U.S.A., SMITH'S PATENT/JUNE 23 1857, and MANUFACTURED BY/AM'N M'CH'N. WKS/SPRINGFIELD MASS, barrel lg. 21 5/8, overall lg. 39 in.

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

Overall in very good condition with some light dings in stock.


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, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier