August 09, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Half Stock Plains Rifle, with Dave Taylor Barrel

.45 caliber. 33.75" octagonal barrel, NSN.  Bright barrel with tiger-stripe stock featuring carved cheek piece.  Globe front sight with Lyman aperture rear sight.  Top of barrel marked "FOR/JACK HEDDEN/BY J.E.G" surrounded by scrollwork.  Left side of barrel marked "BARREL BY DAVE R. TAYLOR/LITTLE HOCKING, OHIO."  Unique case hardened drum-type lock, with assembly number matching stock.  

Condition:

Good.  barrel is mostly bright with  a light salt and pepper patina increasing to a light brown towards breech.  Lock case hardening is bright.  Stock has only minor dents and marks, with stable crack on both sides of toe.  Bore is good to very good; bright with some very light scratches and good definition to rifling.

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$360
08/09/2018

 

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