Category Firearms & Military
Auction Currency USD
Start Price 250.00 USD
Estimated at 500.00 - 800.00 USD
Cal. 40. NSN. Bbl. 35" oct. Brass blade front sight. V-notch rear sight. Top of bbl. has faint "ENTERPRISE GUN WORKS" marking & buck logo. Lock appears unmarked. Enterprise Gun Works was a gun maker located in Pittsburgh, PA during the 19th century. Double set triggers that do not appear to be functioning properly. Half length curly maple stock w/ brass patchbox, finger curl trigger guard & furniture. Stock has a few sets of carved initials including "R.W.". Patchbox also has faint added initials. Upper tang is proud of wood. Hardwood ramrod that is broken at the muzzle end & missing a few inches. The ramrod is secured by a brass thimble & two iron pipes. CONDITION: stock set has added finish w/ a crack near stock bolt, scattered dings & handling wear. Brass parts remain partially bright w/ areas turning dull, scattered oxidation & dings. Balance of metal is mostly a dull gray patina w/ scattered dings & oxidation. Pitted & oxidized bore w/ worn rifling. (01-25087/MJC). ANTIQUE. $500-800.