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U.S. Sharps 1863 New Model Percussion Rifle

An 1863 Sharps percussion New Model carbine in .54 caliber. Smooth brown finish to steel. Forend appears to be a period replacement with an unusual iron fitting. Action has a broken mainspring. Dimensions: 39.5" l. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $55.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance.

Condition:

Replaced forend. Buttstock poorly fitted around lock. Pitting on matchbox and minor pitting at breech. Mainspring is apparently broken, and the bore is very dirty. Witherells strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing materials for pick ups.

Starting Price: $50
Estimate: $500 - $1,000
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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. There will be no Buyers Premium. Methods of payment are cash, check, credit cards, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments.