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Auctions 1-50 of 269
Lot 2
Early Long Land Pattern Brown Bess Musket

.70 caliber, 46" round barrel with English proofs at the breech on the left side.  Early banana-shaped flint lock, 7" long.   Beveled hammer with rounded pan.  Brass buttplate, brass triggerguard, brass sideplate, brass escutcheon plate behind the tang. Brass ramrod ferules.  Walnut stock.

Lot 4
Dog-Lock Musket

.75 caliber, 48.125" barrel. Lockplate has some faint markings, possibly A. Wat. Iron mounted walnut stock.

Lot 5
New England Fowler

70 caliber, 49.5" octagonal-to-round barrel. No markings on the barrel. Early banana-shaped flat-style lockplate. Flat hammer with goose neck.  Faceted pan finial on the frizzen spring. Brass mounted with maple stock.

Lot 8
British Officer's Flintlock Fusil

.70 caliber, 42" round barrel with Birmingham proofs. Beveled hammer and lockplate, rounded pan, finial on frizzen spring. Brass mounted, earl beaver tail behind tang. Brass sideplate marked John Margill York.  High-comb walnut  stock. John Margill is unknown.

Lot 31
Model 1807 Indian Musket by Bridgewater

.69 caliber, 44.5" round barrel. Top of barrel marked with a "P," under "RP,"  the mark of Rufus Perkins. Dated 1814 near the breech. Lockplate is shaped and sized like the 1808 contract musket with rear tit and dated 1814 Bridgewater.  In front of the hammer is marked eagle with "US."  Flat-style lockplate with reinforced flat-style hammer.  Rounded pan, frizzen spring has a finial, frizzen is reinforced with extra ...

Lot 33
Pomeroy Indian Trade Musket

.69 caliber, 36.75" round barrel length. The only marking is on lockplate in front of hammer, Pomeroy.  Has walnut stock with brass buttplate, triggerguard, sidelock, fore end cap and three ramrod pipes. Has button-head steel ramrod. Lockplate, trigger, hammer, frizzen and barrel all have a brown finish. There is a bayonet lug at the end of the muzzle.

Lot 37
Whitney Model 1808 Ship's Musket

.69 caliber, 42" barrel length, markings on lockplate in N. Haven.  Markings at the end of the muzzle 11325 and "M."  The top of the buttplate is marked "26."  Cartouche marked on left side of stock above the sidelock in script "JN" above "MS" stamped in the stock.  Walnut stock with browned barrel, barrel bands, trigger guard, trigger, hammer, frizzen, sidelock and lockplate. Has a brass marine butt and button-head ramro...

Lot 41
Second Model Virginia Flintlock Rifle

.45 caliber, 42" octagonal barrel marked near the breech "13." Notched rear sight with blade front sight. Lockplate marked Virginia Manufactory Richmond and dated 1809. Flat-style lockplate with beveled edge, Flat hammer, round pan fixed to the lockplate. Brass mounted with four-piece patchbox. Walnut stock with cheek piece and molding incised carved running parallel with the barrel and ramrod channel.

Lot 47
Full-Stock Flintlock Kentucky Rifle

.40 caliber, 42.5" octagonal barrel with no markings. Engraved lock, flat-style with beveled edges. Plain four-piece brass patchbox.  Brass triggerguard, sideplate, toeplate, nosecap and ferules.  Maple stock with Roman nose-style butt.

Lot 48
Full-Stock Flintlock Kentucky Rifle by S. Miller

.44 caliber, 40" octagonal barrel. Top of barrel signed S. Miller.  Engraved lockplate marked Joseph Golcher. Four-piece engraved brass patchbox. Brass buttplate, sideplate, triggerguard, nosecap and ramrod ferules. Curly maple stock with incised carving. S. Miller worked in Hamburg, PA, 1815-1840.

Lot 53
Virginia State Contract Rifle 1809-1815, Marked Va Regt

.36 caliber, 43.5" octagonal barrel, 5.25" flat lock with beveled edge. Gooseneck cock with flat surface. Engraved line borders the outside edges of the lock. Marked on the top flat of barrel Va 9 Regt, T over 9 Botetourt. Four-piece brass patchbox; brass buttplate, triggerguard, nosecap and ramrod ferules. Walnut stock.

Lot 54
Militia Flintlock Carbine by Wilkes

.69 caliber, 24.75" round barrel. Lockplate marked Wilkes; engraved with sporting-style hammer, roller on the frizzen spring.  Brass mounted with walnut stock.

Lot 67
Model 1835 Socket Bayonet with 1839 Pattern Scabbard

15.5" blade, 2.6" socket. Scabbard with brass fittings.

Lot 69
Reproduction Model 1849 Rifleman's Knife

Complete with scabbard and frog.

Lot 71
Model 1816 Musket with Butterfield Priming System

.69 caliber, 42" round barrel. Lock is marked on the front Butterfields Patent Dec 11, 1855 Philada.  Marked in the rear of lockplate Phila  1836.  A copper band over the top barrel about .5" from the breech.  Walnut stock with three barrel bands and a extra iron strap on the bottom just behind the rear barrel band.  What is interesting about this conversion is that it is a one of kind; the barrel was made so it would tip...

Lot 72
Model 1816 Contract Flintlock Musket by L. Pomeroy

.69 caliber, 42" barrel length smooth bore, markings on lock plate of eagle motif over "L. Pomeroy." Behind hammer on the rear of the lock plate is marked "1832" over "US."  1832 marked on the upper tang. Proof marks on the barrel largely defective however the eagle head is recognizable. Walnut stock with brown metal parts. Comes with metal button-head ramrod.

Lot 73
Model 1816 Musket with H&P Alteration

.69 caliber, 42" barrel to of breech marked H&P; tang is dated 1861. Three-leaf rear sight. Lockplate marked U.S. M. T. Wickham and Phila 1827.  Walnut stock with three barrel bands.

Lot 74
Model 1812 Musket with Butterfield Primer Alteration

.69 caliber,  42" round barrel.  Flat-style lockplate with Butterfield priming device, marked in the front Butterfield's Patent; dated 1816 in the rear of lockplate,  Dated 1816 on the top of buttplate. Three barrel bands. Model 1812 stock with cheek piece.

Lot 79
Model 1816 N. Starr Musket

.69 caliber, 42" barrel length smooth bore. Markings on lockplate in front of hammer "US" over 5-pointed star over N. STARR.  Behind hammer is marked MIDD over CONN over 1833 over engraving of a 8-pointed star. Marking of "TM" on top near upper tang.  Marking of "TM" in front of lower tang. Cartouche in script of "JM" inside of oval.  Iron parts are browned and lockplate is case colored. Walnut stock with button head ramrod. E...

Lot 80
Model 1816 Harpers Ferry Musket

.69 caliber, 42" barrel length. Markings on lockplate in front of hammer of eagle motif over US.  At the end of the lockplate is marked Harpers over Ferry over 1842.  Upper tang is marked 1843. Top of barrel at breech is marked "S" over "V" over "15" over "V" over "P" with remnants of the eagle still slightly visible. Top of the buttplate is marked "US."  The musket has been restored back to flint.  Walnut stock with ...

Lot 83
Model 1819 Hall Flintlock Rifle

.52 caliber, 35" barrel length rifled bore. Markings on breech in four lines J.H. Hall over H. Ferry over "US" over "1826." Walnut stock with case colored breech. The hammer, trigger, triggerguard, frizzen, barrel and barrel bands are all steel.  Comes with steel button-head ramrod.

Lot 85
Prototype Model 1830 Cadet Musket

.69 caliber, 42" barrel length with smooth bore and trumpet-head ramrod. Markings on lock plate with eagle motif over "US" and at the back of the lock plate in three lines Spring over Field over 1831.  Markings on barrel in three lines "P" over eagle head over "V."  "US" marked on top of buttplate. "JR" marked in front of lower tang and cartouche of "JS" in script in oval. Has walnut stock and iron metal parts.

Lot 86
Model 1830 Springfield Cadet

.56 caliber, 36" barrel length. Markings on lockplate in front of hammer of eagle motif over "US" and at the rear end of lock plate in three lines Spring over Field over 1830.  On barrel at breech is marked with an image of an eagle head over "V" over "148." Stock is marked with an "R" behind trigger guard.  Walnut stock with brown finished buttplate, trigger guard, trigger, hammer, frizzen, barrel bands and barrel.  Lock is case c...

Lot 111
Socket Bayonet for the H & P Conversion M1816 Musket

18" blade; 2.6" socket with locking ring.

Lot 112
Lot 142
Model 1816 Remington Contract with Maynard Tape Primer

.69 caliber, 42" round barrel with long range rear barrel sight. Marked in the rear of lockplate Remington's Ilion New York 1855 U.S.  Dated 1856 on the tang.  Also marked D 34. Top of each band including the buttplate marked with a "6."  Left flat of stock opposite of lock is marked "AH" over "V."  And in the rear of the flat is marked "JAS."  Marked "MS" behind triggerguard.

Lot 149
Model 1840 Nippes Conversion

.69 caliber, 42" barrel with US JH P in a sun burst. Lockplate marked Mill Creek PA 1843. Marked on the cover of the tape primer Edward Maynard Patent 1845. Engraved escutcheon inlaid in right side of stock near the buttplate. Walnut stock with three barrel bands.

Lot 151
Model 1840 Springfield Converted to Percussion

.69 caliber, 42" round barrel. "V P" and eagle proofs at breech. Belgian-style conversion with nipple in the top of barrel. Lockplate marked Springfield and dated 1841. Eagle and U.S. forward of the hammer. Walnut stock.

Lot 154
Model 1841 Fishtail Hall Rifle

.52 caliber,  33" barrel. Top of breechblock marked H. Ferry U.S 1841. Fishtail lever.  Iron mounted with walnut stock.

Lot 162
Model 1842 Musket by P.S. Justice

.69 caliber, 39" round barrel. Lockplate is shaped like a model 1842 lockplate.  Lock is marked with eagle and P.S. Justice. Three barrel bands with walnut stock. Trumpet head ramrod.

Lot 176
Sharps Model 1850 Rifle

.36 caliber, 25" octagonal barrel. Marked on the top of breech C. Sharps Patent 1848. Frame is grooved for sighting. Number "6" is under the forearm.  Seven-groove rifling. Rear barrel sight is notched; blade front sight. Iron two-piece patchbox; with iron butt plate and nosecap.  Walnut stock and forearm. Ramrod is a replacement.

Lot 179
Sharps & Hankins Navy Carbine

.52 RF caliber, 24" leather-covered barrel, S/N 6953. Case colored frame marked Sharps & Hankins Phila. Walnut buttstock with brass buttplate.

Lot 185
Model 1855 Brass-Mounted Rifle

.58 caliber, 33" barrel dated 1858 on the top of breech. Left flat of barrel with "V P" and eagle. Long-range rear barrel sight. Barrel has lug on the right side for brass handle saber bayonet.  Lockplate dated 1858 in the rear. Tape cover has eagle; front of lockplate is marked U.S. Harpers Ferry.  Brass-mounted with an extra percussion nipple in the implement compartment. Walnut stock.

Lot 198
Sharps & Hankins Cavalry Carbine

.52 RF caliber, 19" round barrel, S/N 6374. Marked on the left side of frame Sharp's and Hankins Philada. On the left side Sharps Patent. Walnut stock with brass buttplate.

Lot 205
Jenks Carbine

.54 caliber breechloading, 24.25" round barrel. Marked on the top of barrel Wm Jenks, USN RC P 1846. Marked on the lockplate Ames Mfg Co Springfield Mass.  Wm Jenks on the rear of lockplate. Brass buttplate, triggerguard with iron swivel, blued trigger, brass bands.  Walnut stock.

Lot 211
Iron Mounted Merrill Rifle ID'd to Wm. L. Lutzman, 1st IN Heavy Artillery

.54 caliber, 33" S/N 1469. Barrel with breech stamped J.H. Merrill Balto Pat. July 1858. Lockplate stamped J.H. Merrill Balto Pat. July 1858 Apl 9 May 21-26-61. Left side with side ring and swivel. Brass trigger bow is engraved with the name William Lutzman. Brass buttplate and nosecap. Iron patchbox, iron triggerbow, iron side plate, iron bands and retainers. Walnut stock. Iron-mounted Merrill rifles are extremely rare. Others were (privately) p...

Lot 229
Starr Cartridge Carbine

.52 caliber RF, 21" round barrel, S/N 37602. Marked Starr Arms Co. on barrel and lock.  Iron band and buttplate; with walnut stock and forearm.

Lot 235
Remington Split-Breech Type II Carbine

,50 caliber, 20" round, tang marked Remingtons Ilion New York Patent markings. Two-leaf rear barrel sight. Sling swivels on front band and on the rear of stock. Walnut stock and forearm. 15,000 total produced in .50 caliber.

Lot 241
J.H. Krider Militia Rifled-Musket

.58 caliber, 36" round barrel. Lockplate marked Krider.  Brass tipped ramrod, brass buttplate, patchbox, triggerguard and nose cap. Iron barrel bands.  Walnut stock. Original leather sling.

Lot 243
Palmer Bolt Action Carbine

.50 caliber, 20" round barrel. Lockplate marked U.S. FG Lamson & Co. Top of barrel marked Wm Palmer's Patent. Saddle bar; walnut stock.

Lot 247
Parker Snow Rifled Musket with Miller Alteration

.58 caliber, 40" round barrel. Wm M Miller Patent May 1865, Meridan Mfg Co Meridan Conn. Three-leaf rear barrel sight. Three barrel bands with walnut stock.

Lot 250
E. Whitney Enfield Rifled-Musket

.58 caliber, 40" barrel. Lock marked E. Whitney. Long-range rear barrel sight. Iron mounted with brass bow on the triggerguard. Pewter tip nosecap. Three barrel bands. Walnut stock.

Lot 257
Triplett & Scott Repeating Carbine

.50 caliber, 22" round barrel, S/N 3168. Sling swivels on the top and bottom of the butt stock. Left side of frame marked Meridan Mfg Co Meridan Conn. Marked Kentucky on the frame. Walnut stock and forearm.

Lot 259
Gibbs Carbine

.52 caliber, 22" round barrel. Top of breech marked L.H. Gibbs Pat Jany 9 1856.  Lockplate marked Wm F. Brooks Manfr New York. Walnut stock.

Lot 268
Model 1873 Trowel Bayonet

10" trowel shaped blade. 14.5" overall length in original leather scabbard with US rosette.

Lot 270
M1873 Rifle Socket Bayonet and Navy Metal Scabbard

18" blade. Retains much of the blued finish. Belt loop has brass "USN" escutcheon.

Lot 273
Model 1873 Trapdoor Rifle Socket Bayonet

18" blade. Retains most of the blued finish.

Lot 274
Model 1873 Rifle Socket Bayonet

18" blade. Retains most of the blued finish.

Lot 275
Lot 283
Model 1867 Remington Rolling Block Cadet Navy Rifle

.50-45 caliber, 32.5" round barrel. Anchor marked on the left side of frame. "P" over "FCW" on the right side of frame. Two-leaf rear barrel sight. Walnut stock and forearm.

Auctions 1-50 of 269