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    British P 1853 Enfield .577 Percussion Rifled Musket, Potts & Hunt, Identified to Private George F. Drake, Co D 101st Ohio Infantry. Very nice untouched gun, all steel a smooth even brown finish. Barrel with graduated rear sight, fixed front sight, excellent bore. Brass furniture very good with minor dents and scratches. Excellent markings, mechanically perfect. Wood excellent with nice rich untouched patina just some minor scattered dents. End cap stamped " 95 G 6 ". Accompanying the gun is a letter from George Drake's great grandson attesting to the fact that the gun was once the property of Private George F. Drake Co D 101st Ohio Infantry, and an extensive file on the history of the 101st Ohio and copies of Drake's discharge, diary and pension records. Included is an Enfield angular bayonet with a smooth gray finish.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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