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    F. Smith Half-Stock Percussion Rifle.
    Unserialized, .50 caliber, 39-inch octagonal and round barrel with fixed front and rear sights. Blued finish. Scroll engraved lock, hammer, upper tang, breech, triggerguard and buttplate. Lock and top of barrel marked: F. SMITH. Smooth hardwood stock with decorative silver inlays. Brass tipped wood ramrod. Crescent metal butt. Original brass museum inventory tag attached: J.M. DAVIS / 6500 / MEMORIAL.
    Sold to Benefit The JM Davis Collection at the JM Davis Arms and Historical Museum.

    Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a brownish grey patina, with scattered signs of thinning, handling wear and patches of pitting. Scuffs and dings present to wood. Cracks to each side of wrist and at base of stock at butt. Action needs adjustment. Strong bore.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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