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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
C1840-60 full stock curly maple longrifle with fancy patchbox - $850.00

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C1840-60 full stock curly maple longrifle. 39-1/4" long 15/16" octagon barrel of about .42 caliber bore, with original sights. Marked on lock W.JACOT, no other markings apparent. Beautifully shaped and engraved buttplate. Metal parts have an untouched patina overall with some pitting in the barrel breech area. Curly maple fullstock is good overall, has one small grain crack in the forearm, and a small crack in front of the lock, with a couple small filled chips in front of the lock, and a crack to left of barrel tang. Wrist escutcheon, barrel tang screw, barrel keys, and ramrod are absent. One ramrod pipe is tied to the triggerguard with old string. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.
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