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    British Tower 1862 Breech Loading Rifle with Bayonet. NVSN, approximately .60 caliber, 31-inch barrel with fixed front sight and rear ladder sight. Lock marked with British crown proof mark and TOWER / 1862. Receiver marked: ROBERT'S PAT. / JUNE, 11 1867. Lever dropblock action. Walnut one-piece stock with brass furniture. 4385 stamped to left side of stock at receiver and 18 to the right side at lock. Two barrel bands, one swivel sling mount and ramrod. Sold along with bayonet and frog.
    Condition: Good to very good. Finish primarily a dark grey to black patina with handling wear and scattered patches of pitting. Wood showing scuffs, dents and bruising. Loading mechanism needs adjustment. Bore is good. Bayonet heavily pitted.


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    June, 2013
    9th Sunday
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