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Sharps Model 1859 Carbine

.52 caliber, 22" barrel, S/N 60312. Blued and color casehardened finish, smooth walnut stock with iron patchbox and smooth forend retained by single barrel band. Matching serial numbers on receiver and under barrel. NEW MODEL 1859 barrel marking, standard three-line Sharps barrel address, standard patent markings on receiver and rear sight base. GC sub-inspection on left barrel flat and sling bar base, no cartouche visible. Long range rear sight, sling bar, sling ring replaced. 

Condition:

Good. Retains no finish with a mottled and oxidized grayish-brown patina. Markings mostly legible, no cartouche present. Mechanically functional, but no half-cock position on tumbler, good bore with light pitting. Wood worn with bumps, dings and mars and some added finish.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,998
10/31/2018

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