43aquot; overall with deeply rifled 28aquot; .52 caliber octagonal barrel, turned round for 4aquot; at the muzzle to accept a socket bayonet, the lug on the underside. Marked on ... Most of the metal with an even coat of very light pitting, but still feels generally smooth. ... Oddly there is a period repair at the back of the buttstock where a section of wood has been inset with wooden pins. ... Starting Bid: $350 5241 7 Very Fine Quality, German, Relief-Carved Side by Side Flintlock Rifle Shotgun, Circa 1780.
|Title||:||HSA Heritage Auctions Arms, Militaria and Civil War Auction Catalog #6050, Dallas, TX|
|Author||:||Heritage Auctions Inc|
|Publisher||:||Heritage Capital Corporation - 2010-11|