December 06, 2018 03:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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1841 Mississippi Percussion Rifle

34-1/4 in. barrel, lock plate marked "U.S./WHITNEY-VILLE/1863", eagle on lock plate, bottom barrel band marked "U", butt plate tang marked "US", wood stock carved "C.R.", "9491" marked on barrel tang.

Provenance:From the Estate of Judge David Creekmore, Knoxville, Tennessee

Condition:

missing a sling swivel, initials carved into butt, crack in wood at rear of lock plate, pitting and corrosion to barrel and trigger guard, losses dents, scratches, discoloration to wood, possibly a later sight, metal ramrod very loose

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$492
12/06/2018

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