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    Smith's Patent Breech Loading Saddle Ring Carbine.
    Serial no. 3370, .50 caliber, 21 5/8-inch part octagonal barrel with folding rear leaf sight and fixed blade front sight. Blued with casehardened frame and hammer. Slide bar and ring mounted to the left side of the frame. Left side of frame marked "SMITH'S PATENT / JULY 23 1857" and "ADDRESS / POULTNEY & TRIMBLE / BALTIMORE U.S.A.". Left side of barrel inspector marked "L.F.R." Oiled walnut stock and fore-end. Left side of stock with inspector cartouches "JH" and "HDH". Metal buttplate.

    Condition: Excellent. A beautiful example retaining the majority of its original finish and case color. Excellent mechanical condition with a nice bore.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
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