Category Firearms & Military
Auction Currency USD
Start Price 200.00 USD
Estimated at 400.00 - 600.00 USD
Cal. 54. NSN. Bbl. 36 1/4". Percussion Kentucky rifle produced by H.M. Clallen. Lockplate and cock exhibit light engraving, with the lockplate markings being illegible. Top flat of the heavy smoothbore octagonal bbl. is marked "H.M. CLALLEN/ AUBURN.". Wood stock features a brass buttplate, trigger guard, and ramrod ferrules. Brass blade front sight with a V-notch rear sight. CONDITION: metal components exhibit a dark gray patina with oxidation and mild pitting present overall. Lockplate and bbl. exhibit corrosion around the bolster. Stock exhibits some scattered marks from handling and storage, with several cracks and chips present along the edges of the bbl. channel. PROVENANCE: from the Working Reference Collection of Military Arms Instructor, Master Sergeant Vincent Pestilli. (01-24640/MLW). ANTIQUE. $400-600.