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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3305M Marlborough
November 4, 2019 10:00AMCalender

Smith Carbine

Auction: Sale #3305M - 3305M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 04, 2019 10:00AM


Smith Carbine, c. 1861-65, .50 caliber, serial number 7419, walnut stock with two crisp cartouche marks on the left side, receiver marked on the left side "MANUFACTURED BY/AM'N M' CH'N WKS/SPRINGFIELD MASS," "ADDRESS/POULTNEY & TRIMBLE/BALTIMORE. U.S.A.," and "SMITH'S PATENT/JUNE 23 1857," octagonal to round barrel marked on the left side "L.F.R.," barrel lg. 21 5/8, overall lg. 39 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Stock has a few dings and nicks and two cut notches on the top of the butt, receiver retains some of the original color case hardening, the action functions properly, and the bore is dirty with good rifling.

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