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    HALF STOCK PERCUSSION PLAINS RIFLE. 21 ½" octagon barrel in .36 calibre. Back action lock marking filed down to where only the following is visible: "H.E." above "WARRANTED". This homemade rifle is basically a composition of parts from a wide range of time periods. Overall appearance indicates it was constructed somewhere in the mid 1800s. Double set triggers. Crudely engraved trigger guard. Stock has two cheek pieces, is pistol gripped and capped in lead. Brass butt plate.

    Condition: Basically a bright metal rifle with staining and rust on metal parts. Brass has a slight patina. Wood stock is unconventionally shaped.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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