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Springfield Model 1871 Rolling Block Rifle with Bayonet and Scabbard

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Springfield Model 1871 Rolling Block Rifle with Bayonet and Scabbard, c. 1872, walnut stock with cartouche on left side, right frame marked with an eagle over U.S./SPRINGFIELD/1872, and left side marked MODEL 1871., tang is marked REMINGTONS PATENT/PAT. MAY 3D, NOV. 15TH, APRIL 17TH, 1868, bayonet marked U.S. on blade, barrel lg. 36, overall lg. 52, bayonet overall lg. 21 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Walnut stock is in good condition with a few light dings, steel parts are bright with some light spots of patina.


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 parts