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    Sharps New Model 1863 Saddle Ring Carbine.
    Serial no. C18935, .52 caliber, 22-inch barrel with fixed front sight and folding rear ladder sight. Blued and case-hardened finish. Smooth walnut straight stock and fore-end. Hinged patchbox to right side of stock. Sling swivel. Metal carbine butt. Original brass museum inventory tag attached: J.M. DAVIS / 3591 / MEMORIAL.
    Sold to Benefit The JM Davis Collection at the JM Davis Arms and Historical Museum.

    Condition: Very good. Retaining traces of original finish, the balance a dark grey patina with scattered signs of handling wear and fine patches of pitting. Noticeable scuffs and dings present to wood. Action good. Moderately pitted bore.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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