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Model 1866 Allin Conversion Trapdoor Springfield

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Model 1866 Allin Conversion Trapdoor Springfield, c. 1866, walnut stock with light cartouche on left side, and circle P stamp below triggerguard, steel lockplate marked with eagle and U.S./SPRINGFIELD, and dated 1865, trapdoor marked with 1866 over and eagle, buttplate marked U.S. and D/27, barrel lg. 40, overall lg. 55 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Stock has some dings and wood loss behind upper barrel band, steel parts are a dark plum color with some light rust on the left side of the barrel.


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

United States, steel lockplate, steel parts