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    S. Sutherland Double Barrel Percussion Shotgun.

    Unserialized, 12 gauge, 31 1/2-inch barrels with fixed front bead sight. Top of barrel marked: S. SUTHERLAND RICHMOND, VA, accented in gilt. Elaborately scroll and game scene engraved receiver, each side reading: S. SUTHERLAND. Checkered walnut straight stock and splinter fore-end. Metal buttplate. Brass tipped wood ramrod.
    Together with an old "The Weicker Transfer & Storage Co." tag from Denver. Note: Samuel Sutherland was known as the "Armorer of the South", after the war in June or July 1865, he moved to Baltimore, MD. See Confederate Arms by Albaugh, pages 266-267.
    Property from the Estate of Robert (Bobby) Palazzo, Westlake Village, Ca.

    Condition: Good. Finish a dark grey patina with noticeable signs of age, handling wear and surface rust. Heavy bruising, scuffs and dings present to wood. Action needs adjustment. Moderately pitted bores.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    7th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
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