March 25, 2021 10:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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J. (Joseph) Douglass Huntington County, PA rifle

J. (Joseph) Douglass Huntington County, Pennsylvania flintlock long rifle, approximately .40 caliber, tiger maple stock with thirty-one engraved German silver geometric inlays, including an eagle on cheek rest, engraved brass patch box, trigger guard and crescent butt plate, the lock inscribed Golcher, with engraved pheasant and foliate scrolls, set trigger, barrel flat inscribed J. Douglass, centered by foliate scroll engraving which is repeated at rear and front sight, the barrel also inscribed Smith & Davenport Worcester Mass. Cast Steel on left barrel flat, 40" octagonal barrel.

Condition:Overall very good condition, small engraved brass patch forward of the lock plate, small primitive copper patch at barrel tang, does not stay cocked.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$4,284
03/25/2021

 

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