Percussion Fowler and Leather Bag, 19th century, half-stocked fowler with iron furniture, the bag with picked decoration, fowler overall lg. 61 3/8 in.
Provenance: Fowler, American Harvest Antiques, Paducah, Kentucky. Bag, Ian McKelvey.
The Judi and Cy Stellmach Americana Collection.
The fowler has losses, rust, and other imperfections (the faceted piece of steel under the barrel fell off and is lashed on with copper wire, etc.)
The bag is rather dry and stiff, with abrasions and breaks, and the strap is partially detached
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