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Snider Enfield Conversion Rifle and Bayonet

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Snider Enfield Conversion Rifle and Bayonet, c. 1866, walnut stock with light D.C. on the left side of the butt, steel lockplate marked with a crown over V.R on the tail and 1862/ENFIELD in front of the hammer, bayonet has maker's marks and rack numbers on the socket, barrel lg. 36 1/2, overall lg. 55 1/4 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $500-700

Stock has a few dings and nicks, missing the nosecap and c leaning rod.


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Keywords

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