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    Near Mint U.S. M1819 .54 Caliber Hall Breech Loading Rifle, Converted to Percussion. J. H. Hall/ H. Ferry/ U.S./ 1832. All metal smooth and clean, about perfect, with what appears to be an old brown coat of nicotine. Breech block retains 90% of the original case colors. Mint bore, mechanically perfect. Wood also about mint, with just a couple of minor dents and a few light scratches. Just one small sliver along the upper ramrod channel. Really an exceptional example of this innovative rifle, the first breech loading firearm adopted for use and issuance by the U.S. government.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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