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    C. 1840 Berks County Pennsylvania Full Stock Percussion Rifle. 44" .54 caliber full octagonal smoothbore barrel with very nice smooth dark patina. There is a signature on the top flat of the barrel but it is now illegible. Brass blade front sight on brass dovetailed base, V notch rear sight. Lock and hammer with decorative engraving, mechanically fine. All brass furniture with nice age patina, perfect, including 4 7/8" toe plate. Highly figured curly maple stock with very nice dark age patina. A couple of abrasions at the breech, else the gun is in about perfect untouched condition and a very nice Berks County gun.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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