Lot 131 Detail
Very Rare U.S. Springfield Model 1855 Rifled Carbine
.54 caliber, 22-inch round barrel finished bright with single steel band and standard
three-position folding-leaf rear sight. Breech marked: V/P/[eaglehead]. Tang marked: 1855.
Case-hardened lock marked: [eagle]/U.S./Spring/field/1854. Standard walnut stock with no
inspector cartouches. Brass fore-end cap. Swivel ramrod. Swivel sling ring on
triggerguard. Steel buttplate marked: U.S.
Condition: Very good to fine for this model. Grey metal with
scattered light pitting and age patina. Traces of silvered case-hardening remaining on
hammer and lock. Wood excellent with minor marks present. An exceptional example of this
rare model, perhaps the finest in existence.
Note: Only 1000 of these carbines were manufactured by the Springfield Armory.
Estimate: $6000 - $8000
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