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    Sharps New Model 1859 Breechloading Percussion Saddle Ring Carbine.
    Serial no. 64644, .52 caliber, 22-inch barrel with fixed front sight and folding rear ladder sight. Blued finish. Lock marked: S. LAWRENCE PAT. / APRIL 12TH 1859 and C. SHARPS PAT. / OCT. 5TH, 1852. Saddle ring. Smooth walnut straight stock and fore-end. Hinged patchbox to right side of stock. Metal carbine buttplate.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina, with some thinning to relief edges, handling wear and patches of pitting. Noticeable dings, scuffs and bruising present to wood. Action good. Moderately pitted bore.


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    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
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