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    Bell / London Marked Percussion Rifle.
    Unserialized, approximately .78 caliber, 33-inch octagonal and round barrel with front bead sight. Blued finish. Lock marked: BELL / LONDON along with engraved scroll. Left side with silver inlaid plate marked: E.L. BENDER in script. Smooth walnut straight stock with silver-plated hinged patchbox. Cheekrest featuring decorative silver inlay. Crescent metal buttplate. Pewter fore-end cap. Wood ramrod.

    Condition: Very good. Retaining approximately 30-40% of a thinning finish with scattered wear and pitting. Scuffs, dings and bruising present to wood. Large cracks to each side of stock. Action crisp.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
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