C Sharps Carbine New Model 1859 paper bullets. 52 cal.
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Category: Sharps Rifles - Antique - Antique Rifles - Percussion

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Seller: rodcook676
Member Since: 2/10/14
First Name: Rod
Last Name: Cook
State: Pennsylvania
Zip: 18020
Country: United States
Phone: (610) 866-6746
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Total Number of Listings: 50
Seller: Private Seller
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
return for refund and outgoing freight for 7 days. buyer pays return freight.
Payment Types Accepted: money order, certified check


Description:
Antique Civil War C. Sharps  New Model 1859 carbine.  52 cal. one of the ones that did not get reworked for metal cartradiges in 1873. Sight and side plate stamped R. S. Lawrence patent 1859. Right side stamp C Sharps patent 1852.  Left side C. Sharps patent 1848. Serial numbers match , on top tang and also on bottom of barrel under the stock. 51997. Barrel is 21 1/2 inches long. Great clean bore with six very good deep grooves. One small spot of minor pitting in bore.  There is a crack in the right fore stock. Fore stock has a small chip on the left side just in front of the breech. Some has carved  5 notches in this area. Has saddle ring bar but ring is missing. Mechanically excellent, Very tight smooth works and hard strong spring. 
50.00 freight fee includes hard shell gun case. 
 

Price: 1900.00 PRICE REDUCED, BLEW HEAD GASKET.

Antique: Yes
Manufacturer: C. Sharps
Model: New Model 1859
Serial Number: 51997
Caliber Info: .52
Bore: Ex.
Condition: Very good overall
Metal Condition: very good
Stock: good