November 28, 2018 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


All Metal Percussion Shotgun By William Briggs Norristown PA

12 gauge, 36" tapered round barrel, marked on the right flat William  Briggs, Norristown PA Patented Aug 18, 1858.  The barrel is made from a Harper's ferry Musket barrel.  The Harper's Ferry proofs are still on the barrel. Metal stock with a brass lid to cover the patch storage.  Unusual action with a spring used as the hammer.  Underhammer style action.


Nice sharp and crisp item, still retains an original lacquered finish with scratches in the lacquer finish.  

Estimate: $750 - $1,200
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