Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Carlos Gove Denver, Colorado

    Remington Rolling Block Rifle by C.GOVE. Serial no. 22 (on barrel and frame), .45 caliber, 30 ¼-inch octagonal barrel with dove tailed brass blade front and adjustable rear sights. Barrel flat under rear sight is marked: C. GOVE / DENVER COL. Blued and case-hardened finish. Highly figured, fine checkered walnut stock. Tang-mounted rear peep sight. Curved steel butt plate. Hardwood cleaning rod with brass tip. Approximately 12 lbs.

    Carlos Gove and Morgan Rood were contemporary Denver gunsmiths. Each was shipped one of the rifles in this sale.
    Gove only put his name on rifles that he altered.

    Condition: Very good to fine. Barrel with fine gray-brown patina. Receiver with a silvered-gray, very smooth patina. Wood is fine with age wear and one large stained area to left side. Repair to fore-end. Bore fine. Action strong.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    25th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 2,847

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Oct 25, 2015 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 12 days left to consign to the 2021 October 9 Americana & Political Signature Auction Featuring the Michael Ward Collection!

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search