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U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol

Auction:
3097M
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Sale #3097M - 3097M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 27, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol, c. 1842, walnut stock with two crisp cartouche marks on the left side, steel fittings, lock marked "U.S./R. JOHNSON/MIDDN CONN/1842," barrel breech marked "U.S./JH/P," barrel lg. 8 1/2, overall lg. 14 in.
Estimate $700-900

Stock has a few dings and nicks but in overall very good condition with two crisp cartouche marks, steel is in good condition and is a plum color, the cock screw and cock are replacements, and the lock functions properly.


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, Firearm actions, Flintlock, Lock, Military history, Stock