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DescriptionU.S. E. Whitney 1836 Percussion Rifle.
Unserialized, approximately .70 caliber, 31-inch barrel with fixed front sight and adjustable rear ladder sight. Lock marked: NEW / HAVEN / 1836 and U.S. / E. WHITNEY. US stamped to top of barrel. Smooth walnut straight stock with sling swivels. Metal ramrod and buttplate.
Condition: Good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina with scattered signs of age, handling wear and patches of pitting. Noticeable dings, scuffs and bruising present to wood. Action good. Lightly pitted bore.
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