December 06, 2018 03:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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Parkers SNOW Percussion Rifle Miller Conversion Breech

39 in. round barrel, lock plate marked "1863" behind hammer and "eagle/US/Parker's SNOW & CO./MERIDIAN.CONN." forward of hammer, breech marked "W.H.& G.W. Miller/PATENT MAY 23, 1866/MERIDEN MAN'FG CO./MERIDEN,CONN.", firing mechanism appears to work, barrel bands marked "U", iron ramrod, butt tang marked "US"

Provenance:From the Estate of Judge David Creekmore, Knoxville, Tennessee

Condition:

missing a barrel band spring and one is frozen, apparent restorations left side below breech, trigger guard and forward of lock plate, also crack at front of lock plate, barrel with dark brown/grey patina, wood with scratches, marring, gouges, ramrod may be a replacement

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$369
12/06/2018

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