Lot 108 Detail
Fine Sharps Model 1853 Slant Breech Single Shot Breechloading Percussion Sporting
Serial no. 14755, .44 caliber, 24 1/4-inch octagonal barrel with hooded front sight,
vacant mid-sight and tang-mounted long-range peep sight. Top flat of barrel marked: Sharps
Rifle/Manufg,/Hartford Conn. Case-hardened breech, frame, hammer, lever, patchbox and
buttplate. Double set-triggers. Walnut stocks with pewter fore-end cap.
Condition: Excellent and possibly unfired. Barrel retaining 90-95%
blue finish, now faded to rich plum brown with slight wear to relief edges. 70-75%
case-hardening remaining with areas of irridescence still present. Wood excellent with a
few insignificant marks. Action excellent. Mirror bright bore.
Note: Approximately 600 of this model were manufactured.
Estimate: $8000 - $10000
kit for pinfire cartridges (7mm, 9mm & 12mm)
does it work?
Basic one shell
16 gauge caliber kit
for pinfire shotgun
manual click here
Includes a brass
case, a cap holder, a firing pin and a long screw
included (out of Europe shipment)
Revive your antique French 11mm Model
1873 (Chamelot Delvigne) revolver
Manual click here
Content : 11 mm tools + 12
reloadable cases + 1 powder measuring cup + 25 lead bullets
Price list click here