N. WHITMORE PERCUSSION TARGET RIFLE
Guns International #: 100862678 Seller's Inventory #: 3176A
Category: Antique Rifles - Percussion - Antique Rifles - Target
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Seller: Jim Goergen
Company: Goergen's Gun Shop
Member Since: 6/17/13
Country: United States
Phone: (507) 433-9280
Phone2: (507) 219-1379
Number of Active Listings: 347
Total Number of Listings: 2002
Seller: FFL Dealer
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Types Accepted: Cashiers Checks and Money Orders
#3176A N. WHITMORE PERCUSSION TARGET RIFLE, 36 cal., 30 oct. bbl. with false muzzle, typical lollipop tang sight, hooded aperture front sight, DST, fancy German silver trigger guard & buttplate, pewter forend tip, top of bbl. marked “N. Whitmore Cast Steel Boston” , casehardened back action lock, exc. bore, 98% original browning on the bbl., top tang is casehardened, cheek rest stock in VG condition except for old repair in front of trigger guard, forearm was broken completely off stock & repaired with 2 screws & glue, nice job but still visible, complete with original cased set of tools including bullet mold, bullet starter, bullet swage, wad cutter, nipple wrench, muzzle rest, powder can, bottle of oil with cork, percussion caps, funnel, etc., Nathaniel Whitmore was in business in Boston Mass. from 1804 to 1885, he was the father of Nathaniel Gilbert Whitmore who made Pres. Grant s percussion half stock rifle that is in the Smithsonian Museum, very fine quality & scarce.