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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Unique American swivel breech percussion shotgun - $850.00

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Unique American swivel breech percussion shotgun. 30-5/8" round barrels with flattened sides of 12 gauge. Metal ramrod installed on one side. No markings that we can discern. Metal parts are in an untouched state with lightly rusted surfaces. Interesting nipple protector on bottom of stock, most likely done to ensure the cap doesn't fall off the lower nipple when the upper barrel is fired. Stock is built of what appears to be oak, solidly built and untouched, with a little minor chipping near the lock and trigger guard. Buttplate made in two pieces of brass. This is a very unique gun, we have never seen a swivel breech shotgun before. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.