Percussion Rifle and Accessories
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
- Date / Time :
- June 04, 2019 10:00AM
Percussion Rifle and Accessories, America, 19th century, the rifle with .40 caliber octagonal barrel marked "H WHEELER" on the top, tiger maple stock with brass furniture; leather bag; leather shot pouch; small priming powder horn, lg. to 52 1/2 in.
The Marge Staufer Americana Collection
Rifle stock has a crack in the left side at the breech, lock mainspring intact, but sear does not engage; powder flask has a few insect holes and a hole in the base plug; the small leather shot flask has an opening in a side seam; the leather bag has a brittle strap.
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