August 14, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Remington U.S. Model 1841 "Mississippi" Rifle

.58 caliber, 33" barrel, no S/N.  Browned finish with brass mounts and sanded stock. Replaced front sight with notch rear sight block.  Barrel shows very faint "JH/P" markings along with "STEEL" marking. Lockplate marked "REMINGTONS/HERKIMER/N.Y." with "U.S./1853" vertically rear of hammer.  Counterpane shows two illegible oval inspection markings.  Includes spare cone in patchbox.  Replaced ramrod.

Condition:

Fair.  Barrel has a mixed pewter and oxidized finish with some pitting around breech. Sanded stock shows some handling marks and imperfections with a section of missing wood rear of breech. Mechanically functional but does fire on half cock. Bore is poor; old fouling and grime present with no visible rifling.

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$960
08/14/2019

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