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J.M. Mason Breech Loading Firearm Patent: Model No. 117, 906

This patent model by J.M. Mason was an improvement on breech loading firearms. Patent model 117,906 was used to improve on the design of breech loading firearms by having a solid breech block with a thumb piece to swivel the breech in an upward and downward manner with a hammer brace behind a solid fixed recoil barring that will be securely held in place. This design is well known in the "Rolling Block" models. Total length of the wood model is 9.5" in length. The right side shows the solid example of the breech with the right side showing the internal mechanics.  

Condition:

Very good overall condition with light wear marks and scratches to the wood.

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$441
05/01/2019

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