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Allen & Wheelock "Drop Breech" semi-military carbine rifle - $1050.00

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Allen & Wheelock "Drop Breech" semi-military carbine rifle. Serial number 515. Marked on top of barrel "ALLEN & WHEELOCK/ALLEN'S PAT SEP.13.1860". 26" barrel. Bore of about 0.41", rimfire system. Original frame mounted sight adjustable to 1000 yards. Frame parts have a gray appearance with slight granularness, barrel shows some original plumb blue finish. Stocks are smooth, free of cracks and chips. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.