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* Wonderful Custom Ordered J.P. Lower Model 1877 Axtell Sharps

.40-70 Sharps Straight. 30" heavy octagonal barrel. SN: 0931. Blued and color casehardened finish, checkered highly figured walnut pistol grip stock with shotgun butt and checkered Schnabel forend. Double set triggers, fully-adjustable Vernier tang sight, dovetailed globe front sight. A really outstanding custom Sharps by Axtell, one of the finest makers to ever recreate these guns.

Provenance:The Collection of Larry Ness

Condition:

Excellent. Retains nearly all of the finish and shows little if any use. Crisp markings, vivid case colors, sharp wood. Mechanically functional, fine bore. Really fantastic.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$3,000
06/08/2022

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