Antique Rifles & Shotguns

thumbnail#1A STEVENS MODEL 52 44 ½ SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 22 LR, 30 heavy part oct. bbl., factory engraved, SN 600, DST, Schuetzen checkered buttstock with cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate, checkered 2 screw forend, Stevens vernier peep sight with the Hadley eyecup with different apertures, aperture front sight, top of bbl. tapped for scope blocks, 98% bbl. blue, light casehardening colors on the receiver & Schuetzen buttplate, buttstock is in VG condition except for a few light dings in the wood from poor handling, good bore with some light pitting. $5500


thumbnail#3A WIN. HI WALL SPECIAL SPORTING RIFLE, 40 65 WCF, 28 #3 oct. bbl., original open sights, exc. straight grip stock & checkered forend, 70% bbl. blue starting to turn brown, some light pitting near the muzzle, traces of casehardening on the receiver, rest turning a dark gray patina, early long tang crescent buttplate, good bore with some pits but should not affect the accuracy, this cal. is very rare & also rare with the straight grip checkered stock, factory letter states gun was shipped in 1890. $3250


thumbnail#15A DREYSE DBL. COMBINATION RIFLE SHOTGUN, from the 1800 s, very early gun & probably one of the first self contained cartridge rifles made, 11 MM & 16 ga., 26 bbls., light silver engraving inlays on the rear part of the bbl. Also on the bottom of the lever that slides side ways to break open gun, silver fox inlay on this lever, horn trigger guard, 2 triggers, checkered cheek rest stock with original metal buttplate, sling swivels, top of rib marked F.V. Dreyse Sommerda , adjustable rear sight, silver bead front sight, good wood with old crack near wrist has been repaired, checkering is nice & sharp, 95% blue starting to turn brown, no pitting, real nice condition, VG to exc. bores, loads by pulling rearward on the lever underneath the forend, bbl. slides forward & then slides to the right exposing chambers. $2500


#49A GERMAN SCHUETZEN, 8:15 X 46 R, 28 oct. bbl., Martini System & marked System Stahl in gold on left side of receiver, takedown lever under forearm turns to side to retract pin that holds bbl., windage & elevation adjustable rear sight on a rail, windage adjustable front sight, DST, roll over cheek rest, checkered grip, Schuetzen buttplate, sling swivels, mint bore, 98% bbl. blue, receiver blue is fading very thin, VG wood, missing ramrod. $1950


#50A GERMAN SCHUETZEN, top of receiver marked in gold Original System Aydt , 8:15 X 46 R cal., checkered straight grip stock with cheek rest, DST, Schuetzen buttplate & lever, adjustable rear sight for elevation & windage, protected bead front sight adjustable for windage, sling swivels, near mint with mint bore, 99% bbl. blue, 97% casehardening on receiver & buttplate, mint wood, snobble forend tip, quick release trigger plate, missing the tang sight, beautiful gun. $2750


thumbnail#58A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE RIFLE, 25 20WCF, 30 #3 oct. bbl., Nowicki left hand checkered nicely grain wood, SST, Win. vernier tang sight & windage front sight, factory letter states gun was sent out in 1892; rifle, 25 20, #3 30 oct. bbl., set trigger, mid range vernier & wind gauge front sight, Nowicki was a gunsmith in the 1890 s & was located in New York City, very near the Zettler Bros. Club, beautiful checkered Schuetzen stock with Schuetzen buttplate, 100% nickel plating, checkered wooden lever tip & checkered forend, mint bore, 98% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on the action, very fine target rifle in beautiful condition. $6500


thumbnail#68A FRENCH OR BELGIUM PUMP ACTION 16 GA. RIFLE, 25 part oct. bbl. matted on top fully rifled for 16 ga. slug shooting, magazine underneath bbl. to hold 4 or 5 rounds, action is fully engraved with a floral design, also some engraving on bbl., 2 leaf folding rear sight, blade front sight, checkered PG stock with cheek rest & checkered horn buttplate, engraved trigger guard, forearm is engraved Gouda Percha & checkered, animal scenes on both sides, left side has 3 deer lying down & right side has lying stag, only visible markings are on the bottom of the bolt Provent Brevette SGDG , sling swivels on end of magazine tube & bottom of stock, 98% blue, exc. bore, some well done repair work at wrist, very rare, have never seen another one. $3500


thumbnail#75A WIN. HI WALL SPECIAL ORDER RIFLE, 34 3/4" #4 part oct. bbl., 32 40, Win. vernier tang sight, level in rear sight slot, pinhead hooded front sight, semi deluxe checkered PG stock with PG cap, checkered forend, crescent buttplate, mint bore, SST, 95% bbl. blue, receiver turning brown, VG wood, needs a good cleaning, factory states gun was ordered with 36 bbl., was shortened at muzzle end, everything else checks out. $3950


thumbnail#79A WIN. HI WALL RARE SS SPORTING RIFLEWITH 36 #3 OCT. BBL., 25 20 SS, open rear sight, brass blade front sight, crescent buttplate, VG wood, exc. bore, 80% blue overall, very rare with this length bbl., only about 200 were made with 36 bbls. in Lo Walls & Hi Walls. $6500


#82A HAENEL AYDT GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 31 oct. bbl., made in 10/28, engraved receiver with scroll engraving on left side & bearded man with a rifle slung over his shoulder on right, DST, Schuetzen lever & buttplate, large checkered burl wood stock with cheek rest, snobble forend tip with wedge retainer, mint bore, 100% bbl. blue, 99% casehardening on receiver, large tang peep sight fully adjustable with magnifier in rear sight adjustable for different apertures, pinhead front sight, also has another set of sights including a BSA fully adjustable tang mounted sight & a Lyman hooded front sight, bullet starter with key for adjusting, in a fitted aluminum case with liner. $4950


#85A A. HUBELEK BALLARD, 22 Hornet, 28” heavy rd. bbl. with scope blocks, top of bbl. marked “A. Hubelek”, on a Ballard PG grip action with DST, #6 style Schuetzen lever, top of receiver is factory contoured for shooting 22 rifles with open sights, mint bore, custom checkered PG stock with cheek rest, shotgun butt, checkered beavertail forend, extra quality figured wood, no provision for bbl. sights.  $2750


thumbnail#98A WIN. HI WALL THICKWALL RARE MUSKET, 45 70, 32 rd. bbl., 2 bbl. bands, scarce ladder rear sight, post front sight, sling swivels, good to VG bore with some slight roughness just in front of chamber rest is exc., exc. wood, 90% bbl. blue, casehardening on action is starting to turn to a gray patina, metal is nice & smooth, no pitting. $3950


thumbnail#100A WIN. HI WALL SPORTING RIFLE, in the rare 32 Win. Special, 30 rd. bbl., only about 20 Hi Walls made in this cal., original open sights, exc. bore, 98% bbl. blue, 90% blue on the receiver, exc. original wood, crescent steel buttplate, bbl. marked Nickel Steel Barrel, Especially for Smokeless Powder, factory letter included. $5750


thumbnail#101A WIN. HI WALL SPECIAL ORDER RIFLE, 22 short, 24 #3 oct. bbl., close coupled DST, Win. A 5 target scope & mounts, open sights, crescent buttplate, mint bore, 98% blue overall, exc. to mint wood, factory letter states this gun went back to the factory several times, original was a 38 55 with 30 #3 bbl., went back to factory in 1919, in the records is marked 22 S, set, base for A 5 scope, very unusual gun with this length bbl. & also this configuration complete with letter. $5750


thumbnail#102A FLOBURT SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 28 heavy oct. bbl., 22 CB cap, target Anschutz peep sight mounted on the rail & the bbl., rail & bbl. are engraved & marked from 1 18, front sight is adjustable for windage & is mounted on the raised portion of the bbl., beautiful checkered stock with large Schuetzen palm rest trigger guard with DST, very fancy trigger guard with lots of scroll, rolling block action, Schuetzen buttplate, cheek rest, mint bore, 98% blue, exc. wood. $2450


thumbnail#103A T.M. THORSEN SS DROPPING BLOCK SPORTING RIFLE, 31 oct. #3 wt. bbl., cal. is either 40 70 Sharps or 40 70 Bullard, action is a cross between a Ballard & a Hi Wall, lever drops down & breech block drops down like a Ballard, breech block is split like a Ballard too, flat sided frame, single trigger, checkered PG stock with cheek rest, checkered shotgun butt, rear sight is adjustable for elevation, hooded bead front sight, VG wood, 95% bbl. blue, receiver is starting to turn brown, exc. wood & bore, very rare gun, article on Thorsen is in Grant s book Single Shot Rifles Finale on page 15, T.M. Thorsen was located in Camden NJ, very interesting gun. $4950


thumbnail#129A REM. HEPBURN SPORTING RIFLE, 32 40 Rem., 28 part oct. bbl., Rem. tang sight, hooded aperture front sight adjustable for windage, no provision for rear sight, checkered PG stock with Swiss buttplate, 99% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on the action, exc. bore. $5500


thumbnail#148A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1873 PARADE GUN, 32 ½ bbl., 45 70, light cartouche on left side of stock, 2 bbl. bands, bbl., breechblock, hammer & rear tang have all been nickel plated, no rear sight, VG dark colored wood, 95% nickel finish, original ramrod & sling swivels. $695


thumbnail#153A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1868 US TRAPDOOR RIFLE, 50 cal., 32 ½ bbl., brass trigger guard, sling swivels, original cleaning rod, flip up rear Military sight, 2 bbl. bands, breech block dated 1870, lockplate dated 1864, VG bore, VG refinished wood. $1195


thumbnail#156A SWISS SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 7.5 rimmed cal., 33 ½ oct. fluted bbl., underlever Martini action, checkered Schuetzen stock with large cheek rest, adjustable Schuetzen buttplate, Schuetzen lever, DST, sling swivels, adjustable sliding rear bbl. sight adjustable for windage & elevation, ramp blade front sight, stippled thumb rest on right side of stock, fancy swirled carving on right side of stock, top of receiver marked with an 11 in a circle, clustered Swiss banner & initials BP back to back, same proof marks are on matted bbl., full length matted rib with dovetail for rear bbl. sight to slide back & forth, mint bore, 99% bbl. blue, 99% casehardening on the action, beautiful condition. $4450


thumbnail#159A STEVENS HUNTERS PET 1ST MODEL, nickeled plated brass receiver, only the first couple hundred of these were brass framed rest were cast iron, SN 14X, 18 oct. bbl., 38 RF, matching skeleton stock, fair bore, 95% bbl. blue, exc. markings, original flip up elevator rear sight, pinhead globe front sight, 97% nickel on frame & stock, exc. wood grips, very scarce. $2500

thumbnail#167A GALLAGER CIVILWAR SRC, 22 bbl., converted to RF, replacement open rear sight, original front sight, iron patchbox on right side of stock, fair bore, metal turning gray patina, VG markings, lockplate marked Mfg. by Richardson & Overman Phila., Gallagers Patent July 17 1860 , saddle ring bar with saddle ring, VG wood except for repair at toe. $1250


thumbnail#215A C. HERZBERG PERCUSSION MUZZLE LOADING RIFLE, 38 part oct. bbl., 75 cal., very unusual flip up sight with 4 different positions, blade front sight dovetailed into a base on top of bbl., lock is marked Craufein Herzberg , looks like a replaced trigger guard, missing ramrod, forend tip is missing, bayonet stud on bottom of bbl. 1 back from muzzle, no buttplate, just wood, lockplate is VG, nice & solid, looks like some type of striped finish on metal, fair wood, bore is plugged about 6 back from muzzle, interesting & possibly rare musket. $300


thumbnail#220A SHARPS UNMARKED ZISHANG RIFLE, 32 40, 28 rd. bbl., vernier tang sight, spirit level vernier front sight with aperture, Zishang action with about 98% blue, 98% bbl. blue, 70% casehardening on lever, exc. bore, pinhead mark in front of chamber, mint checkered Zishang stock with Zishang brass buttplate, checkered forend, wood is mint, checkered horn PG cap, unmarked except for Sharps markings on the action, but definitely a Zishang rifle, several are known to exist. $9995


thumbnail#255A WIN. HI WALL TAKEDOWN RIFLE, 22 short, 28" #3 oct. bbl., Lyman #52A tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, folding carbine style rear sight, Lyman hooded front sight, bbl. is factory tapped for scope blocks with filler screws, markings are offset to side, exc. bore, 90% blue overall, crescent buttplate, exc. wood, rare takedown feature. $4500


thumbnail#286A JOSEPH HEINIGE O/U COMBINATION GUN, 9.3 & 16 ga., 25" bbls., matted rib inlayed in gold "Joseph Heinige In Wien", folding rear sight, ramp bead front sight, flip up tang sight that folds down into the tang & is flush with upper tang, outside hammers are very unusual, they are almost flush with the action then as they bend in they go into the firing pin at an angle, receiver & locks are engraved with scroll engraving, set trigger for rifle bbl., checkered PG stock with cheek rest, engraved steel PG cap, steel buttplate with trap for extra cartridges in butt, checkered forend, sling swivel, 95% original finish on the metal, casehardened receiver & locks, mint bores, exc. wood with nice figure, truly unusual & exceptional O/U combination gun. $2950


thumbnail#301A WIN. HI WALL VARMINT RIFLE, 219 Imp. Zipper, 31" heavy rd. bbl., one piece stock, very rare, have only seen one other, similar gun is pictured on Page 162 in Woodchucks & Woodchuck Rifles" by Landus, I believe Eric Farr was probably the maker, action is fully enclosed in stock, cheek rest & PG with aluminum PG cap trustworthy recoil pad, sling swivel, scope blocks on top of the bbl., mint bore, exc. wood, 98% blue. $2250


thumbnail#307A GEORGE SMITH DBL. 12 BORE RIFLE, 28" bbls., 4 leaf express rear sight, engraved outside hammer locks marked "George Smith", also rib is marked "George Smith New Bond St. London", damascus bbls. with 95% damascus finish, exc. bores, Jones side swing lever style action to break bbls., sliding hammer safeties on locks, checkered PG stock with engraved PG cap, fancy wood with cheek rest & checkered & engraved steel shotgun buttplate, heart inlayed into wood behind upper tang, reinforcement screw in wrist, checkered forend with horn forend tip, sling swivel eyelets on stock & underneath bbls., very well made English Dbl. Rifle in a large bore. $6950


thumbnail#308A GEORGE C. SCHOYEN SS TARGET RIFLE ON A HI WALL ACTION, 35 cal., 30" rd. tapered bbl. marked "George C. Schoyen Denver", scope blocks, Win. veneer tang sight, Beech combination front sight, plain Win. wood with crescent buttplate, original Win. Hi Wall forend, 98% original browning on bbl., receiver is turning gray, no finish remaining, action nice & tight. $5500


thumbnail#309A WIN. HI WALL SEMI DELUXE RIFLE, 30 40 Krag, 30" #3 rd. bbl. marked "nickel steel barrel especially for smokeless powder", Win. PG stock with Win. PG cap, steel crescent buttplate, Win. forend with snobble end & horn inlay, Win. Lyman tang sight, Win. hooded aperture front sight, sling swivel eyelet in bottom of bbl., mint bore, 100% bbl. blue, 99% blue on action, SST, one of the cleanest Hi Walls I've seen & in as close to mint as you can find. $9500


#318A SYSTEMAYDT GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, very unusual gun with unusual engraving, action is engraved with a figure 8 lengthwise on the receiver with floral engraving intertwined, carved dog's head on the end of the forend with glass eyes, beautiful work, Schuetzen DST & lever & buttplate, all 3 sights, tang rear, sliding rear bbl. sight & ramp front sight with 2nd front sight that pops up by turning square headed screw on right side of bbl., matted rib on blued 32" bbl., matting goes full length of the bbl. in between two flutes, also has a matted rib that rear sight slides on, sling swivels, checkered large Schuetzen stock with large cheek rest, mint bore, 98% blue on the nitro proofed bbl., has 90% casehardening on the action but thinning, very unusual Schuetzen. $4950


thumbnail#319A REM. MODEL 1861 CIVILWAR MUSKET, 58 cal., 40" bbl., lockplate & bbl. dated 1865, lockplate marked "Rem. Illion NY", long rang rear sight, hooded front sight, 3 bbl. bands, good inspectors cartouche on the refinished stock, metal is bright & has been cleaned, sling swivels, original ramrod. $2500


#326A WEBLEYWILEY BREECH LOADING ENGRAVED HUNTING RIFLE, 450 #2 musket, 28" rd. bbl., engraved with vines & has the usual W&S under the sign of the bullet on the right side of the receiver, top of bbl. marked "P. Webley & sons Birmingham", 3 leaf rear sight with platinum inlays, also has standing H style sight on the same base for longer ranges up to 1000 yards, silver blade front sight dovetailed into a raised portion of the bbl., checkered PG stock with horn PG cap that has a sliver of horn about 1/8" wide chipped from left side, curved shotgun steel buttplate, silver plaque on bottom of stock with initials "A.W." for the name A. Williams which is on the outside of an original leather case that comes with the rifle, checkered forend with horn forend tip,, good to VG bore, good rifling but some light pitting in the grooves, casehardening is mostly faded but engraving & markings are VG, 90% blue, VG wood with some figure, complete with original oak & leather case plus original boxed set of reloading accessories in the original box marked "450 #2 Musket", I have never seen a set of tools like this in the original case, also original early brass paper patch mold in VG condition, case is in good condition, very rare rifle, I have only seen 3 Webley Wileys, this is the first in the hunting configuration, Grant has information on this rifle in his book "More Single Shot Rifles" on page 257 & 259, they were used in the early Creedmore Matches & were very successful, also over on page 130 & 131 in the book "Target Rifles & Australia 1860 to 1900" by J.E. Corcoran there is more information on this rifle, possibly the only Webley Wiley Sporting Rifle in existence, person I got the gun from said he purchased it from an Oregon Family who used it back in the buffalo hunting days. $9500


thumbnail#328A BUCHEL MEISTER GERMAN SCHUETZEN SS DROPPING BLOCK ENGRAVED RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 32" oct. bbl., DST, Schuetzen lever & buttplate, checkered Schuetzen stock with cheek rest, sling swivels, large original tang sight with large eye cup, pin head ramp front sight with ear protectors, action is engraved in a floral & vine effect, mint bore, VG to exc. wood, sharp checkering, 90% casehardening colors, 98% bbl. blue, top of bbl. is matted & marked "Simon Hein". $4750


#329A WIN HI WALL EARLY THICKWALL, 40-82 WCF, 30" #3 oct. bbl., original buck horn open rear sight, brass bead front sight, exc. wood, crescent buttplate, snobble forend, 98% bright casehardening on the receiver, 95% bbl. blue, mint bore. $4750


thumbnail#343A MAYNARD CIVILWAR BREECH LOADING PERCUSSION CARBINE, 50 cal., 20" bbl., sharp inspectors cartouche, exc. wood, carbine steel buttplate, original carbine sight, solid blade front sight, saddle ring bar with saddle ring on left side of receiver, 90% original casehardening on receiver, 95% bbl. blue, mint bore, beautiful example. $4950


#359A MARLIN BALLARD #9 UNION HILL RIFLE, 32-40, 30" part oct. bbl., checkered PG stock with cheek rest & nickeled Swiss buttplate, checkered forend, wood is nicely figured & in exc. condition, Ballard veneer tang sight, pin head globe front sight no provision for rear sight, 98% bbl. blue, 80% casehardening on the receiver, mint bore, left side of frame marked "Marlin Firearms Co. New Haven CT USA, Ballard's Patent Nov. 5 1861". $4950


thumbnail#362A BALLARD #3 GALLERY RIFLE, 22 RF, 24" oct. Stevens bbl., very unusual nickel plated frame & buttplate, DST, no sights, bbl. has been cut for full length scope, exc. bore, 10% nickel on receiver & buttplate, 97% bbl. blue.  $2250


thumbnail#364A WIN. HI WALL SPECIAL ORDER SEMI DELUXE RIFLE, 32-40, 28" #3 part oct. bbl., not cut for open sights, has 30 ½" full length Malcolm scope, early micrometer target mounts, 99% bbl. blue, 95% blue on the receiver, fancy burl wood straight grip stock with crescent buttplate, burl wood forend, 70% thinning blue on scope, needs to be cleaned, mint bore, very unusual gun, factory letter states gun was shipped with fancy wood & no sight slots. $6500


thumbnail#365A BALLARD #4 PERCUSSION SPECIAL ORDER PERFECTION RIFLE, 40-63, 30" oct. bbl., special order DST & Pacific lever, Rocky Mtn. open rear sight, blade front sight, mint bore, exc. wood with crescent buttplate, 98% bbl. blue, casehardening colors on receiver are faded into a silvery modeled finish, nice crisp action, all original. $3750


#366A SIMON HEIM ENGRAVED GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, rare Gouda Percha engraved palm rest attached to forward part of lever, never saw this before, left side of receiver engraved with a man sitting on a stump with a rifle & waving at his dog, right side in a round vignette with a man standing & tipping his hat with a church in the back ground, original large eye piece tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, pin head front sight with protectors, DST, sling swivel, checkered Schuetzen stock with cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate & lever, carved forend, small chip of wood out of thumb rest, mint bore, matted bbl. marked "Simon Heim Nuernberg", 99% bbl. blue, 98% casehardening on engraved receiver, very unusual deluxe rifle. $5500


thumbnail#370A BALLARD MID RANGE RIFLE, 40-70 Bottleneck, 27 3/4" oct. bbl., checkered PG stock with S curve PG & ebony inlay, checkered steel shotgun buttplate, 3 finger lever, veneer mid range tang sight, globe aperture front sight, open rear sight, in very nice condition, 90% original bbl. blue, 75% fading casehardening on receiver, mint bore, exc. checkered wood. $5500


thumbnail#371A ADAM SCHURK MUNCHEN GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 32" oct. bbl. marked "Adam Schurk Munchen", bottom marked "7.6 MM, 3.25.548 12", Aydt System, German Schuetzen tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, pin head ramp front sight with protective ears, made in 1925, one pin in lever for taking off lever, large checkered Schuetzen buttplate with large cheek rest, Schuetzen lever, DST, 100% bbl. blue, 100% casehardening on action & buttplate, wedge fastener for forend, finest quality wood I've ever seen in a Schuetzen Rifle. $4500


thumbnail#372A COLT EXPRESS LIGHTNING PUMP ACTION RIFLE, 38-56, 28" oct. bbl. marked "38-56-255", in near mint condition with original open rear sight & silver blade front sight, steel crescent buttplate with most of the bright factory blue intact but thinning, 98% blue on the receiver, 99% blue on bbl. & magazine, mint wood, checkering on forearm is perfect, mint bore, beautiful gun, never seen one better. $25,000


thumbnail#373A REM. ROLLING BLOCK MODEL 1874, 12.7 X 44 R, 37 1/2" rd. bbl., all matching, sight is graduated from 120 to 300 meters, original ramrod, sling swivels, 99% bbl. blue, 98% casehardening on receiver, mint wood & bore.  $2000

 

thumbnail#375A MAYNARD MODEL 16 TARGET RIFLE, 38-50, 28" part oct. bbl., rack & pinion Maynard tang sight, Beech combination front sight, checkered circassian walnut stock, nickeled Swiss buttplate, checkered snobble forend, exc. bore, 90% thinning bbl. blue, 60% casehardening, VG to exc. wood. $3750


thumbnail#377A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE RIFLE, 32-20, 28" #3 oct. relined bbl., checkered burl wood stock with PG & nickeled Swiss buttplate, checkered forend, open rear buckhorn sight, pin head globe front sight, 80% bbl. blue, 30% casehardening on the receiver, VG bore, made in 1887. $3250


#384A AYDT ENGRAVED GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 32" fluted oct. matted bbl., inlayed in silver on top of receiver "H. Speeman Neuss", detachable DST assembly, sling swivels, Schuetzen lever, engraved with a man dressed in 17th Century costume holding a firearm surrounded with floral engraving, left side completely covered with same type of floral engraving, Tyrolean checkered stock with large cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate, adjustable tang sight for elevation & windage, ramp blade front sight, exc. bore, refinished wood is in exc. condition, 90% blue on bbl. & receiver. $2950


thumbnail#389A MAYNARD MODEL 16 TARGET RIFLE, 2 BBL. SET, 32-40, 30" part oct. bbl., nicely figured checkered PG stock with nickeled Swiss buttplate, checkered snobble tipped forearm, adjustable Suhl tang sight, spirit level hooded aperture front sight, 99% bbl. blue, 85% casehardening on the action, wood is mint, 28" part oct. extra bbl. in 32-35 cal. with mint bore & 98% blue, lever & hooded pin head front sight. $6000


thumbnail#391A SHARPS MODEL 1878 BORCHARDT OFFICERS MODEL, 45-70, 32" bbl., only 10 numbers off from 6623 numbered gun pictured in Frank Sellers book on page 274, less than 50 made, very rare, this one is in near new condition except for a couple tiny dings in stock, minor blue wear on side of rear bbl. band, 4 holes on top of bbl. for scope blocks, now filled, rear tang is not tapped for sight so must have been drilled for scope at factory, Barden's Patent rear sight, wood panels in sides of receiver, nicely figured wood with straight stripe, original sling swivels & cleaning rod, 99% casehardening & blue, original checkered shotgun steel buttplate, mint bore, most of these rifles were presented to influential Military men according to Seller's book. $22,500


thumbnail#392A GERMAN O/U SHOTGUN/RIFLE COMBINATION GUN, 27" bbl., 9.3 X 72 & 16 ga., lightly engraved frame & bbls., raised matted full length rib, folding 2 leaf rear sight, bead front sight, claw mount bases for scope, no scope, nitro proved, action is nicely engraved with 1/4 coverage, top tang safety, cocking indicators, set trigger for rifle bbl., checkered PG stock with horn PG cap, thin rubber recoil pad, cheek rest, sling swivels, Deeley style lever forend release, snobble tip on forend, 99% bbl. blue, 80% casehardening on receiver. $2750


thumbnail#393A EARLYWIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30" part oct. #2 bbl., straight grip stock with nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, DST, palm rest, Lyman tang sight, Beech combination front, scope blocks on bbl., extra fancy wood, 95% bbl. blue, 80% casehardening on frame, exc. bore, very interesting gun. $6950

thumbnail#398A L. PALMAROY 1840 MUSKET, 69 cal., patent breech conversion from flintlock, 42" bbl., 3 bbl. bands, VG wood with inspectors cartouche, bright metal shows signs of cleaning, markings are VG, 1840 date on lockplate, exc. bore, VG wood & metal, replaced ramrod. $2250


thumbnail#403A STEVENS MODEL 49 SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 25-25, special order 34" part oct. bbl., engraved with scroll pattern, also has special checkering on the forend with 2 sizes, very unusual, never saw this on a Stevens before, looks very nice, very fancy burl wood PG cheek rest stock with Schuetzen buttplate, small S curve to bottom of PG, DST, Lyman 103 tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, pin head globe front sight, Stevens #480 18" scope with target mts., exc bore, 92% bbl. blue, 80% casehardening fading on the action, buttplate starting to turn brown patina, very rare configuration. $8500


thumbnail#408A F. SMITH DBL. PERCUSSION RIFLE SHOTGUN COMBINATION, 44 cal. rifle & 32 ga. shotgun, top of rib marked F. Smith , both locks marked Smith , VG bores, metal has a nice even brown finish, adjustable rear tang sight, rear bbl. sight, set trigger for rifle bbl., exc. wood, exc. mechanical condition, original wooden ramrod. $1450


thumbnail#411A STEVENS POPE BALLARD SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 33-40, 30" Stevens Pope heavy oct. bbl. on a Ballard DST action, Ballard checkered Schuetzen stock with cheek rest & nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, snobble forend with checkering on end of snobble, very unusual, bbl. #1244, action #292XX, Pacific style lever, TD style action with cross pin, J.W. Fecker scope with target mounts, pin head globe front sight, action casehardening colors turning silvery, 98% bbl. blue, VG wood with very small hair line crack coming back on the upper part of the buttstock next to the frame where they normally start to crack, very fine figured wood, mint bore. $9995


thumbnail#412A SHARPS BORCHARDT MID RANGE TARGET RIFLE, 40-70 Sharps straight (40-2 ½), 28" rd bbl. stamped "Old Reliable Sharps Rifle Co. Bridgeport Ct.", rare paneled action, very fancy deluxe burl wood, checkered with PG, checkered forend, checkered Sharps shotgun butt, Sharps long range veneer tang sight, flip up Lawrence rear sight, spirit level pin head globe front sight adjustable for windage, exc. wood, mint bore, 95% fading casehardening, 99% bbl. blue. $9995


thumbnail#413A STEVENS POPE SPECIALWITH ENGRAVED 44 ½ ACTION, 33-40, 30" heavy oct. bbl., original false muzzle, action engraved with a scroll pattern, extra fancy deluxe checkering with bottom of PG also checkered, forearm is also checkered with 5 pointed pattern, classic Stevens Pope stock with high comb, casehardened Schuetzen buttplate, bbl. is the same width as action, Pope SN 659, Pope style lever, DST, Stevens veneer tang sight, aperture veneer front sight, extra fancy burl wood stock, checkering & wood are in exc. condition, hole in bottom of buttstock for some type of sling, mint bore, 100% recasehardening on action lever & buttplate, 100% bbl. reblue bbl., colors match the Stevens colors, original false muzzle is numbered to the bbl., just like the ones pictured in the Stevens Pope catalog. $11,950


thumbnail#414A STEVENS MODEL 54-44 ½ ENGRAVED CUSTOM RIFLE, 22-3000 R2 Lavell, 24" rd. bbl., owned by Ed Adams who was a famous shooter, half rib, 54 action is engraved with geometric pattern with a monogram space on each side, no initials have been engraved, checkered PG stock with PG cap, beautiful burl wood Monte Carlo stock with cheek rest, Niedner checkered buttplate, checkered forend with sling swivel, also sling swivel in bottom of stock, DST, Unertl 12X scope, no provision for open sights, tang sight base, 24" bbl. has a liner specially installed probably by Ed Adams, also inlayed in silver plate on bottom of forend & bottom of stock are initials of Ed Adams, casehardening colors are fading on the action but the engraving stands out vividly, wood to metal fit is wonderful, mint bore, complete with forming & sizing dies by Pacific & RCBS as well as gauges & loading tools from Belding & Mull, empty 22-3000 R2 Lavell cases, beautiful target rifle from a famous shooter. $7500


thumbnail#415A STEVENS DELUXE FAVORITE, 22 LR, 22" part oct. bbl., PG stock, curved hard rubber buttplate marked "Stevens Favorite", ebony inlay in forend tip, Lyman tang sight, Beech combination front sight, exc. bore, 98% bbl. blue, 99% nickel on the frame, exc. wood except for repaired crack in wrist area, did not go through the stock, nicely repaired, scarce. $2500


thumbnail#424A A.O. ZISCHANG SHARPS BORCHARDT TARGET RIFLE, 32-40, 29 3/8" ½ oct. bbl., Zischang DST & PG checkered stock with cheek rest & nickeled buttplate, checkered forend with horn forend tip & PG cap, Sharps tang sight, hooded aperture front sight, top of bbl. is marked "A.O. Zischang Maker Syracuse NY", fancy burl wood in stock & matching forend, gold plated triggers, 95% bbl. blue thinning, 99% blue on action, probably an old reblue, markings are exc., exc. bore. $8900


thumbnail#425A KETTNER STYLE ENGRAVED STALKING RILFE, 8:15 X 46, 27" tapered oct. bbl., deer engraved in an oval vignette on left side in a wooden scene, boars in an oval vignette on right side in a wooded scene with oak leaf engraving surrounding the ovals, also engraving on the bottom of action & lever & top, sliding rear sight adjustable for windage & elevation, single claw mount scope base, top of bbl. is matted, full length forend with forend tip, checkered PG stock with horn PG cap, cheek rest, horn buttplate, 95% bbl. blue, most of case colors on action but slightly faded, wood has been refinished but in exc. condition, sling swivels, top tang safety. $3500


thumbnail#426A EARLY MEUNIER PERCUSSION RIFLE, 41 cal., 33" oct. bbl., DST, checkered stock with pewter forend cap, large Schuetzen buttplate, fancy spur trigger guard, original tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, pin head front sight, brass tipped ramrod, very unusual rear sight, exc. wood, sharp checkering, exc. bore, 95% metal finish on bbl., exc. working condition, unmarked but looks exactly like a Meunier. $3550


thumbnail#434A STEVENS RELIABLE POCKET RIFLE, #42 2ND ISSUE, 22 RF, 10" bbl., matching skeleton stock, open rear sight, pin head front sight, bbl. blue has turned brown, 90% nickel on frame, poor bore, VG wood grips. $695


thumbnail#435A STEVENS RELIABLE POCKET RIFLE #42 2ND ISSUE, 10" bbl., appears to have professional if not factory wire stock, different than others I have seen, could be a prototype, spur trigger, original Stevens V notch rear sight, pin head globe front sight, 80% bbl. blue starting to turn brown, 90% nickel on frame, VG wood grips, wire stock is in VG condition, not plated, poor bore. $795


thumbnail#436A STEVENS RELIABLE POCKET RIFLE MODEL 42 2ND ISSUE, 22 cal., 10" bbl., complete with matching shoulder stock, Stevens V notch rear sight adjustable for windage, bead front sight, good bore, 95% professional reblue on bbl., 80% nickel on frame, VG wood grips. $895


thumbnail#443A STEVENS NEW MODEL POCKET RIFLE 2ND ISSUE (BICYCLE RIFLE), 22 RF, 12" bbl., rare variation of the bicycle rifle, spur trigger guard numbered to the gun, also has very unusual skeleton buttstock that appears to be numbered to the gun but has a different design with serrated butt & made in 3 pieces, fits into the dovetail in bottom of butt & backstrap, works the same as other bicycle rifles but is shaped differently, probably after market, open rear sight & bead front, bbl. blue is turning a brown patina, 90% nickel on bbl., exc. wood grips, 90% nickel on shoulder stock, fair bore, very unusual. $995


thumbnail#445A BELKNAP PERCUSSION HUNTING RIFLE, 32 cal., 32" part oct. bbl., wedding ring between oct. & rd. portions on bbl., false muzzle gun but is missing, lockplate marked "Joseph Randall Warranted", brass buttplate, trigger guard & forend cap, inlay on right side of stock in the shape of 3 circles, VG wood, I believe the lock has probably been replaced as it does not fit perfect but seems to work alright, 90% browning on bbl., brass tipped wooden ramrod, VG bore, John Belknap was in business in St. Johnsbury VT from 1879 to 1887, several other Belknap makers but this one seems to fit the style of this rifle. $650


thumbnail#448A STIEGELE ENGRAVED GERMAN SCHUETZENWITH MARTINI ACTION, 8:15 X 46, goat engraved in a vignette on left side with a floral design around it, in the background is a mountain scene, flowers on rest of action, elk engraved on the right side in an oval vignette in a wood scene, on the bottom engraved a man smoking a pipe in an oval, very nice engraving, carved stock, lilies on left side engraved in high relief, right side has serpents in a floral scene, very high relief & beautifully done, engraved buttplate, trigger guard & so forth, thumb rest on right side of stock, DST, Schuetzen lever, large sliding rear sight on rib of the bbl. adjustable for windage & elevation, post front sight, sling swivels, exc. bore, 90% bbl. blue, receiver is mostly gray, VG to exc. wood, beautiful target rifle by one of the best German makers. $4950

thumbnail#451A STEVENS NEW MODEL BICYCLE RIFLE 2ND ISSUE, 38-35 smoothbore, 18" part oct. bbl., complete with original Stevens skeleton stock but it is not original to this gun, numbers do not match, brass frame, semi circle plate on side of frame, bushing for firing pin in the frame, firing pin & extractor are missing, bbl. markings are good, poor bore, 40% nickel on the brass frame, bbl. blue has turned brown, 70% nickel on brass wire stock, VG wood grips, scarce caliber.  $750

thumbnail#453A BALLARD #6 SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 38-50, engraved with a running deer on left side & running buffalo on right, surrounded by a floral design, action is marked "J.M. Marlin New Haven Ct. USA Ballard's Patent Nov. 5 1861", checkered cheek rest Schuetzen stock with nickeled brass Schuetzen buttplate, short nickeled forend as was the style with the Milw. Schuetzen shooters, wooden tipped palm rest, DST, Schuetzen spur lever, Ballard veneer tang sight, aperture veneer windage front sight, 32" heavy part oct. bbl., 1 1/4" across flats at breech end, bbl. numbered to gun, 90% bbl. blue is thinning & turning brown patina, action is mostly bright, no casehardening but engraving is sharp & vivid, hasn't been touched, exc. wood & bore. $5500


thumbnail#455A STEVENS LARGE FRAME SIDE PLATE MODELWITH 2 SETS OF BBLS., 22 & 25-20 SS, 22 cal. bbl. is 24" part oct. with its own forend, stock has nice figure with nickeled Swiss buttplate, Stevens veneer tang sight, aperture globe front sight, frame is in the white, bbl. has 97% blue, exc. bore, 25-0 SS bbl. is 28" full oct., aperture veneer front sight, its own matching forend, exc. bore, 90% blue, 2 bbl. outfit is all matching & cased in a late wood case with red felt lining, complete with Lyman #6 loading tool & mold, breech seating tool, extra breech block & extractor for the extra bbl.. $5950


thumbnail#471A STEVENS SMALL FRAME SIDE PLATE MODEL, 22 RF, 22" rd. bbl., Stevens tang sight, open rear sight, Beech combination front sight, VG wood with curved steel buttplate, VG forend, 95% bbl. blue, receiver finish is turning a nice even gray patina, no pitting, exc. bore, very scarce, 4 screw model. $2500


#481A SCHMIT & HARTMANN GERMAN SS TARGET RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 30" oct. bbl., top of bbl. matted, checkered stock with large cheek rest & Schuetzen butt, spur Schuetzen lever, DST, large aperture rear tang sight, ramp blade front sight, mint bore, VG wood, 95% casehardening on receiver, 95% bbl. blue, casehardening on buttplate has mellowed out to a gray patina, sling swivels, Martini style action. $2500


thumbnail#486A VILLFORTH MARTINI ENGRAVED SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 30" oct. fluted bbl., top of bbl. marked in gold "Villforth Essingen", receiver engraved on the right side with a man guzzling beer, left side has man smoking a pipe with a rifle over his shoulder, carved stock with man holding rifle on left side in a vignette scene, rest of engraving is mostly floral design, large Schuetzen tang sight, no made for a peep sight but has a slot to sight through, typical protected pinhead front sight, SN 2924 underneath bbl. & 172.28 stands for 1928, 02 over 7 & then typical proof marks, large S stamped near receiver, typical Schuetzen stock but carved, 100% bbl. blue with 98% casehardening on receiver, beautifully engraved deluxe rifle. $5950


#487A C. STIEGELE GERMAN SCHUETZEN ON THE MARTINI STYLE ACTION, 8:15 X 46, 30" oct. bbl., marked under bbl. "Prima Kruppscher Gusstahl", top of matted rib marked "C. Stiegele KGL BAYR, Hofgewehrfabrik Munchen", back of breech block marked "System Stiegele" with patent number, original large globe tang sight with matching SN, ramp bead front sight with protective ears, Schuetzen checkered stock with large cheek rest, Schuetzen buttplate, mint bore, 99% blue on bbl., 98% casehardening on receiver, looks like some light pitting underneath casehardening, could be just the lacquer, mint wood, DST, Schuetzen lever, sling swivels. $3950


#490A J. HAPGOOD NEW ENGLAND PERCUSSION FOWLER, 10 ga., 42” bbl. is turning brown patina, solid wood rib complete length of bbl., engraved front action lock marked “J. Hapgood”, brass furniture, VG wood, good working condition, replaced ramrod.  $750


thumbnail#493A STEVENS MODEL 54-44 1/2 SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30" heavy part oct. bbl., matching nos., engraved Stevens frame with elk on left side & a mountain lion on right with scroll engraving around it & border engraving around that, deluxe fancy checkered stock with cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate, nice figure in wood, fancy checkered forend with palm rest, ball & spur lever, DST, original Stevens vernier tang sight, spirit level vernier front sight with aperture, Stevens #475 scope with target mounts, exc. bore, 90% bbl. blue, 30% casehardening on frame, the highest grade SS target rifle Stevens made. $16,500


thumbnail#500A WIN. HI WALL SPORTING RIFLE, 32 40, 30" #3 rd. bbl., full length Stevens #466 scope about 8X, SST, exc. optics in scope with 95% blue, 99% bbl. blue, 98% blue on action, exc. to mint wood, crescent steel buttplate, mint bore. $5750


#502A STEVENS FAVORITE, 25 Stevens RF, 22" bbl., Lyman tang sight, Beech combination front sight, open rear sight, 98% bbl. blue, traces of casehardening on receiver, exc. wood, Stevens Favorite hard rubber buttplate, cased in an oak case lined with fitted tan cloth, complete with full sealed box of Win. 25 Stevens RF cartridges, 1907 Indian head penny inlayed into lid. $995


thumbnail#503A F. BAADER O/U PERCUSSION HUNTING RIFLE, 20 ga. & 60 cal. smoothbore, 26" oct. bbls., adjustable set trigger on rifle bbl., engraved locks marked "F. Baader" on right lock & "In Munchen" on left, top of bbl. is marked the same, checkered carved sliding wood patchbox in right side of stock with bullets & caps, engraved silver buttplate, fancy burl wood stock with cheek rest carved with floral design, checkered wrist has been repaired in a couple of places, open rear sight, blade front sight, top tang is engraved, family crest stamped into top of frame, #2 stamped on top of rifle bbl., sling swivels with old fabric sling, back action locks, metal turning brown patina, with some dings in corners of the bbls.. $1150


thumbnail#510A REM. CREEDMORE LONG RANGE ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, 44 90, 34" part oct. bbl., checkered PG stock with steel shotgun butt, nicely figured wood, 2 holes in the top of buttstock for back position shooting, VG forend with metal tip, Rem. long range H style tang sight, loosen the eyepiece & move it up & down to adjust elevation, VG bore, traces of casehardening on the receiver but faint, 95% bbl. reblue, adjustable spirit level front sight. $4450


thumbnail#527A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1884 US TRAPDOOR SRC, 45 70, 23 1/8" bbl., buttplate marked "US 44", rifle Buffington rear sight, hooded post front sight, saddle ring bar on left side of stock, exc. bore, VG wood, no cartouche visible, bbl. is starting to turn brown patina, 80% blue on lockplate, cleaning rod, some fiber glass repair in front of the bbl. band on right side. $1550


thumbnail#529A WIN. LO WALL SPECIAL ORDER RIFLE, 26" 1/2 oct. bbl., steel shotgun butt, SST, sling swivel loops in bottom of bbl., original buckhorn open sights, thick wall frame, 95% bbl. blue, faded casehardening on frame, VG wood, exc. bore, bbl. has been relined to 22 WRF, scarce cal., factory information included. $2250


thumbnail#532A WIN. HI WALL H.M. POPE SCHUETZEN MUZZLE LOADING RIFLE, 33 40, 30" part oct. #5 bbl. marked "Rifled by H.M. Pope Hartford Ct.", checkered straight grip Schuetzen stock with cheek rest & large nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, Schuetzen spur lever, DST, Win. veneer tang sight & veneer windage front sight, 16" Stevens #368 scope with Stevens target mounts, checkered forend, buttstock & forearm are not original Win., but probably replaced when Pope re rifled the bbl., mint bore, 95% bbl. blue, exc. scope, 98% nickel plating on the buttplate, exc. wood, missing the false muzzle, 40% casehardening on the frame. $9995


thumbnail#533A H.M. POPE HI WALL DELUXE MUSKET, rare 30 40 Krag, 30" rd. bbl. marked "Stevens Pope", Pope markings under bbl. over 0 with a large P underneath, #953 under P, Hi Wall deluxe muskets are very rare & this one has the Pope bbl. in a rare Pope cal., 3X checkered PG musket stock with Win. PG cap, checkered deluxe forend with ramrod, trapdoor style Buffington flip up rear military sight, Beech combination front sight, sling swivels, musket steel buttplate, Pope style narrow land rifling but right hand twist, 95% bbl. blue, receiver turning gray patina, some casehardening colors on lever, wood is VG, small ding on left side of forend the size of a dime, exc. bore very rare gun. $7500


thumbnail#536A STEVENS NEW MODEL POCKET SHOTGUN MODEL 39, 44 Stevens Everlasting, 18 1/2" bbl., complete with shoulder stock, no SN on gun or stock, exc. bore, 90% bbl. blue turning brown, 90% nickel on action, 80% nickel on skeleton stock, scarce, less than 1000 made. $1450


thumbnail#540A REM. ROLLING BLOCK SHORT RANGE SCHUETZEN STYLE TARGET RIFLE, 40 50 Sharps B.N., 30" oct. bbl., checkered PG stock with cheek rest, & Gouda Percha PG cap, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, veneer short range tang sight, veneer globe front sight, mint bore, bbl. has 2 sight slot inserts, one for the regular long base Rem. bbl. sight & the other for the level indicator, nice figure at rear of stock up into the cheek rest, 90% nickel on buttplate, bbl. is mostly gray with very little finish except for up under the wood, frame has traces of casehardening nice & tight, works well. $3950


thumbnail#549A PARKER P GRADE DBL. HAMMERLESS SHOTGUN, 12 ga., 28" Cyl. & Mod. bbls., #1 frame, professionally refinished wood & metal, exc. checkered PG stock with Parker hard rubber buttplate, double triggers, bbls. are browned instead of blued, matted rib marked "Parker Bros. Makers Meriden Ct. Twist", VG bores, casehardening on action is muted, leather hand protector around bbls.. $1479

thumbnail#550A STEVENS HUNTERS PET, 22 RF, 18" 1/2 oct. bbl., matching stock, Veneer Model but missing the veneer tang sight, open rear bbl. sight, Beech combination front sight, VG bore, 95% bbl. blue, 90% nickel on frame, skeleton stock has 90% nickel, VG wood grips. $1179

thumbnail#564A SHARPS BORCHARDT MID RANGE TARGET RIFLE, 40-70 Sharps straight, 30” tapered rd. bbl., rubber paneled action, checkered PG stock with nickel plated Swiss buttplate, Sharps PG cap, checkered forend, wood is in exc. condition, mint bore, 87% casehardening colors on the receiver, 95% blue on the bbl., bbl. marked “Old Reliable Sharps Rifle Comp. Bridgeport Conn.”, original Sharps veneer mid range tang sight about 4” high, veneer windage front sight, bubble is gone from the spirit level, Sharps ladder rear sight, gun is in beautiful condition. $10,500

thumbnail#584A UNUSUAL AIR RIFLE, 25 cal., 20” bbl., much like the secondary NY Air Rifles, built in sights, nickeled receiver, adjustable trigger, trigger guard pulls down & lower tang moves backward to cock a spring in the receiver, near mint condition with 100% nickel & blue, mint checkered wood, nickeled shotgun buttplate. $650

thumbnail#590A WIN. HI WALL EXPRESS RIFLE, 45 Express, 30” #3 rd. bbl., 3 leaf express rear sight with platinum inlays, silver blade in front sight, extra Parker & Hale target front sight with different inserts for sighting arrangements, Parker & Hale brass aperture holder in bottom of stock which holds different apertures, steel shotgun butt engraved “W.L. Winans A521 4”, Mr. Winans was a famous target shooter in the 1800’s, authored many books & was involved in quite a few matches & a famous rifle & pistol shot, mint bore, British proofs on both sides of bbl., 99% casehardening colors on receiver, 97% bbl. blue, VG wood. $7500

thumbnail#601A SMITH CIVIL WAR SRC, 50 cal., 21 5/8” bbl., exc. wood with exc. inspectors marks on left side of stock, inspectors marks on left side of bbl. “FLFR”, adjustable flip up rear sight, blade front sight, mint bore, 90% bbl. blue, 35% casehardening on the frame, saddle ring on left side of frame, VG condition overall. $3250

#606A WIN. HI WALL, 38-55, 30” #3 oct. bbl., fair bore, open sights, fair wood, metal turning brown, crescent buttplate. $1250

thumbnail#618A ENGRAVED PERCUSSION SIDE X SIDE 10 GA. SHOTGUN, 32” bbls., inlayed in gold “Super Fine Twist” on the rib, front action locks are engraved with viney type engraving, trigger guard, buttplate, locks, forend tip are all engraved with the same pattern, brown twist pattern on the bbls. is in VG condition, not much for wear, 2 ramrod swivels, one is a replacement, brass tipped wooden ramrod, silver plate in bottom of stock, VG checkered wood, forearm checkering is worn, very nice percussion dbl. shotgun, left hammer screw has been replaced. $695

thumbnail#625A STEVENS RELIABLE POCKET RIFLE #42 2ND ISSUE, 22 cal., 10” bbl., correct style skeleton buttstock however number does not match, VG bore, adjustable rear sight, bead front, exc. grips, 100% bbl. blue, 98% nickel on frame & stock, original Stevens leather holster for gun & stock in VG condition. $1195

#629A MARLIN BALLARD ENGRAVED #6 ½ DELUXE RIFLE, 22 LR, beautifully engraved frame with running stag on right side with scroll engraving around it & a bear on right side with scroll engraving, might be a Zishang conversion, typical Zishang spur addition to 3 finger lever, checkered PG stock with cheek rest, fancy burl wood, checkered snobble forend with Zishang type wooden palm rest made right on the bottom of forend & rosewood cap, 30” tapered rd. bbl. tapped for scope blocks with screws, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, 100% nickel on frame & buttplate, DST, exc. bore, 98% bbl. blue, beautiful rifle with lots of special order features. $7500

thumbnail#633A BALLARD #4 PERFECTION RIFLE, 38-55, 30” oct. bbl., DST, rare in this model, Pacific style lever which was used when ordered with set triggers, Ballard veneer tang sight, buckhorn rear sight, Beech combination front sight, exc. bore, 95% bbl. blue, 70% casehardening on the action & modeled on the right side & fading to a gray patina, typical crescent steel buttplate, VG to exc. wood, scarce in this configuration. $3500

#637A SMITH CIVIL WAR SRC, 50 cal., 21 ½” part oct. bbl., early SN 91X, 99% bbl. blue, 90% casehardening on the receiver slightly dull on left side, exc. wood with sharp inspectors cartouche, original carbine flip up rear elevator sight, post blade front, mint bore, initials LFR in left side of bbl., beautiful gun. $3750

thumbnail#638A SHARPS NEW MODEL 1863 SRC, 52 cal., 22” bbl., early 3 groove rifling, original flip up elevator carbine rear sight, blade post front sight, original saddle ring, 99% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on frame, casehardening on buttplate is fading, mint bore, sharp inspectors cartouche in wood, mint wood other than a couple of small dings from handling. $4950

thumbnail#650A H.M. POPE WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30” ½ oct. bbl., matted on 3 flats on the oct. portion, very rare, exc. checkered Schuetzen PG stock with cheek rest & Helm Schuetzen buttplate, Schuetzen DST, Schuetzen spur lever, Pope palm rest, exc. burl wood, checkered burl wood forend with ebony tip, Pope style false muzzle, not rifled, Win. A5 scope, Win. veneer tang sight, spirit level veneer front sight, exc. bore, H.M. Pope markings on bottom of bbl. “21-1.41”, Pope #322, bbl. marked on side because of the matting “H.M. pope Hartford CT”, 95% blue overall, casehardened lever, beautiful & rare example of the Pope Hi Wall Schuetzen Rifle. $14,500

thumbnail#653A SHARPS BORCHARDT CUSTOM VARMINT RIFLE, 25 Krag, 28” tapered rd. bbl., custom checkered straight grip stock with shotgun butt & cheek rest, nice striped figure in the stock & wood forend, snobble tip, Niedner style checkered buttplate with light engraving around border, 6X Unertl scope with Unertl mounts, globe front sight adjustable for windage, 100% bbl. blue, 100% casehardening on action, in mint condition, no signs of wear at all, workmanship is superb & probably the work of Niedner. $5750

thumbnail#654A KERSTEN ANTINIT O/U ENGRAVED SHOTGUN, 12 ga., 31” bbls., extremely full choke almost down to a 16 bore, fully raised matted rib with 2 ivory beads, action engraved with game scenes, left side has a fox watching 4 pheasants flying, right side has 2 pointers watching 4 grouse flying, both are in an outdoor scene with brush, trees, hills & so forth, bottom of frame has a hawk sitting on a dead Mallard in an oval, also has “FCR” initials in gold on bottom of trigger guard with engraved scene around it, bbls. are also engraved & marked “Bohler Antinit”, right side of bbls. marked “Nitro”, SST, ejectors, cocking indicators, top tang safety, flat panel on both sides of stock behind the receiver, fancy checkered PG with engraved steel PG cap, oval gold inlay in bottom of stock, leather covered recoil pad, 15” pull, checkered forend with Deeley lever forend release, beautiful condition with 100% bbl. blue, mint bores, 100% casehardening, very high quality. $9500

thumbnail#656A WIN. HI WALL SEMI DELUXE RIFLE, 32-40, 30” ½ oct. bbl., checkered wood, PG cap, crescent buttplate, 99% blue over-all, casehardened hammer, breech block & lever, veneer tang sight & front sight with rear sight filler, exc. to mint wood, mint bore, 50% casehardening on crescent buttplate, as close to new as you can find. $7500

thumbnail#659A SHARPS NIEDNER MODEL 1874 TARGET RIFLE, 38-55, 30” heavy #5 or 6 rd. bbl., mint bore, 100% blue, 85% casehardening, fine burl custom wood, Schuetzen buttplate, DST, bbl. stamped “Niedner Rifle Corp Dowagiac Mich.”, veneer tang sight & windage front sight, very rare & in superb condition, factory records say the gun went out as a sporting rifle in 1877 to Kitridge & Co. & was originally 45 cal.. $12,500

#660A GERMAN SCHUETZEN MARTINI TAKEDOWN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 28” oct. bbl., mint bore, 98% blue on bbl. turning brown, 100% casehardening, exc. Schuetzen wood, DST, sling swivels, large eyepiece on tang sight. $2750

thumbnail#661A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 38-55, 30” #3 oct. bbl., wide spaced DST, checkered PG stock with PG cap, beautiful figured walnut stock with cheek rest, checkered forend with ebony snobble tip, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate with 95% nickel, Win. veneer tang sight, open bbl. sight, aperture globe front sight, no extra holes, exc. to mint wood, 100% bbl. blue, 99% vivid casehardening on the action, mint bore, tuning fork palm rest. $12,500

thumbnail#671A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN, spur lever, 30” #4 oct. bbl., full Schuetzen checkered PG stock with cheek rest, Schuetzen buttplate, DST, palm rest, checkered forend, veneer tang sight, veneer aperture front sight, Malcom 21” scope with Malcom target mounts, mint bore, 98% blue overall, mint fancy burl wood, 2” age crack on right side of stock, scarce. $14,500

thumbnail#676A SHARPS 1878 BORCHARDT CUSTOM TARGET RIFLE, 40-65 cal., 30” bbl., burl PG stock with cheek rest, brass Schuetzen buttplate, burl wood forend, very interesting original Sharps DST which are very rare, tang sight, bead front, bbl. marked “Old Reliable Sharps Rifle Co. Bridgeport CT”, receiver has been reblued by whoever stocked the rifle, very nice job of stocking but needs to be refinished, exc. bore. $4500

#678A CASED STEVENS FAVORITE MODEL 19, 25 RF, 22” part oct. bbl., mint bore, Lyman tang sight, 99% bbl. blue, brownish gray patina on frame, exc. wood, hard rubber Stevens buttplate, walnut case with 1907 Indian head penny inlayed into lid, case is lined with tan velour, with box of Win. 25 cal. ammo. $995

#681A MARLIN BALLARD, 38-55, DST, PG action with loop lever normally found on a Pacific, checkered #6 ½ Ballard stock with nickeled buttplate, top horn cut off, checkered snobble forend, 32” part oct. heavy bbl. has been cut for a long scope, missing scope & sights, bbl. marked “38 long” but the chamber is 38-55, probably put together for a shooter. $2950

#683A WHITNEY MID OR LONG RANGE RIFLE, 44 cal., 31 ½” oct. bbl., mint bore, all matching, 90% bbl. blue, 80% casehardening on frame getting light, exc. checkered PG wood, steel shotgun buttplate, vernier tang & front sights. $5500

#685A WIN. HI WALL, 45 Express, 30” rd. bbl. marked “Made Especially For Oakes & Comp. Madras”, steel shotgun butt, mint bore, open sights, metal looks refinished, possibly by the company, 98% blue, VG wood, very rare gun in 45 Express, very few made. $6500

#686A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE SPORTING RIFLE, 22 short, checkered PG stock, very fancy burl wood, Win. hard rubber shotgun butt, checkered forend with ebony forend tip, 30” oct. bbl with markings on the side, Win. veneer tang sight, blade front, open rear sight, VG bore, metal has been refinished. $3500

#687A EARLY WIN. HI WALL DELUXE, 22 hornet, 24” #1 oct. bbl., SST, Lyman tang sight, blade front, Zeiss scope with post & cross hairs, early model with oct. receiver, made in 1886, original cal. 22 WCF, stamped on bottom of bbl. “Work order #3709CJ”, also “Hornet #16”, deluxe checkered PG stock with ebony PG cap, steel crescent buttplate, checkered forend with ebony tip, exc. bore, 80% casehardening on receiver, 95% bbl. blue. $5500

#688A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30” #3 oct. bbl., Win. markings are offset, scope blocks on the bbl., veneer tang sight & spirit level veneer front sight, DST, Win. spur Schuetzen lever, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, checkered wood, large cheek rest, exc. bore, 90% casehardening on receiver fading slightly, 90% bbl. blue. $8950

#689A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE, rare 22 hornet, 27” #3 rd. bbl., exc. fancy checkered stock with crescent steel buttplate, sling swivel eyelets, checkered forend with ebony tip, bbl. marked “Win. Proof Steel”, metal has been refinished, exc. bore, scope blocks, front sight only scarce cal.. $4500

#691A SPENCER SPECIAL ORDER POSSIBLY A PRESENTATION RIFLE, 50 cal., rare 44” rd. bbl., fancy burl wood stock, 2 presentation plates, one is in the shape of a Spencer cartridge on the left side “Rank P”, right side has an oval plaque with the names “Abraham Shokey, by AC Jennings, Joseph Hill, H. Powell, L. Powell, M. Wright, Weldon Read, Jas. Blanchford, R.C. Talbott, Fisher”, forearm is 18” with pewter forend tip, open sights, tang sight, curved metal buttplate, mint bore, exc. wood, 98% bbl. blue, casehardening on frame is fading, markings are nice & clear, very rare gun. $19,500

#693A J.P. SAUER SXS DBL. RIFLE, 8X57, nitro proofed, outside hammers, engraved with floral design on the locks & the frame, trap in bottom of stock is also engraved, SST for each bbl., folding tang peep sight adjustable for elevation, folding 2 position rear open sight, bead front, matted rib, claw mt. bases, nicely figured checkered stock with cheek rest, horn buttplate, sling swivels, exc. bores, 99% blue on bbls., 99% casehardening on frame & locks, side clips, upper tang lever bbl. release, checkered forend, gold emblem in bottom of forend with a crown over a double W, I believe this was made in 1939, leather case with red lining & leather sling. $12,500

#696A MAYNARD SPECIAL ORDER MODEL 1882 #16 SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 24” rd. bbl., very rare Maple quilted wood stock with full figure & checkered PG & forend, nickeled Swiss buttplate, mint bore, open rear sight, pin head globe front sight, 70% bbl. blue, 30% casehardening fading, VG wood, 99% nickel on buttplate, very rare with this quality wood & checkering. $3500

#703A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30” #3 oct. bbl., fancy burl wood Schuetzen stock with cheek rest & checkered PG, Win. PG cap, large Schuetzen buttplate, fancy checkered forend with ebony tip, Schuetzen DST & Schuetzen spur lever, Win. vernier tang sight, vernier globe front sight, mint bore, 100% recasehardening on the action & buttplate, 100% reblue on bbl., metal professionally refinished, beautiful condition. $5500

#704A FRANK WESSON MEDIUM FRAME TIP UP POCKET RIFLE, 30 cal., 15” bbl., flip up 2 position rear sight, bead front sight, SN 38, less than 500 made, markings are good but faint, 2 holes in top of bbl. for sight or scope, exc. wood grips, missing skeleton buttstock, most were made in bbl lengths of 10” or 12”, very scarce with 15” bbl.. $650

#707A JEAN SIBER PERCUSSION SWISS SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 41 cal., 32” oct. bbl., full stock, open rear sight, pin head hooded front sight, marked “Jean Siber” on lockplate & on top of the bbl., engraved nickel plated patch box on right side of stock, DST, original tang sight adjustable for elevation & windage, Schuetzen buttplate, sling swivels, fancy Schuetzen trigger guard, 3 fancy knurled ramrod ferrels, trigger guard goes all the way to rear ferrel, 3 key wedges holding bbl. in place, mint bore, 97% original brown finish on the bbls., exc. wood, large cheek rest on left side of stock, 2 silver inlays opposite the lock, very ornate & well proportioned, horn forend tip, original cleaning rod. $3500

#708A WIN. MODEL 1886, 33 cal., 26” nickel steel bbl., full magazine, open sights, exc. bore, mfg. 1912, 98% blue on bbl. & magazine tube, 60% blue on the receiver, VG wood except toe of the stock has been rounded off about 3/16”. $2950

#711A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE SPECIAL SPORTING RIFLE, 218 Bee, 26” custom bbl., fancy checkered burl wood PG stock, nickeled Swiss buttplate, fancy checkered snobble forend, DST, Schuetzen triggers & lever, lever has been slightly customized, Lyman tang sight, early Unertl 10X target scope with target mts., Win. PG cap, 60% casehardening fading from receiver, 100% bbl. blue, exc. wood. $6500

#713A STEVENS MODEL 52-44 ½ ENGRAVED RIFLE, 32-40, 30” part oct. bbl., fancy checkered PG stock with cheek rest, casehardened Schuetzen butt, fancy checkered forend with 2 screws, all matching, original Stevens vernier tang sight, pin head globe front sight, DST, frame is engraved with scroll pattern, very nice border engraving on forward & rear of the receiver, mint bore, 99% blue 97% casehardening, mint wood. $14500

#714A STEVENS MODEL 49-44 ½ CUSTOM VARMINT RIFLE, 219 Zipper, 26” rd. bbl., top notch quality, ½ solid rib, scope mounts on the rib with a Lyman Super Target 20X Sport Scope, engraved action with custom skeletonized breech block & hammer with a very fancy contoured shape, engraved receiver with scroll pattern, fancy Schuetzen lever with 3 finger spurs, wood insert, DST, fancy straight grip circassian walnut stock with cheek rest, checkered shotgun butt, fancy raised carved beavertail forend, 99% blue overall, mint bore. $4550

#715A POPE BALLARD SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30” heavy oct. bbl. marked “H.M. Pope, Hartford CT”, DST, ball & spur lever, ball is filled with ivory insert, #6 checkered Schuetzen stock with cheek rest, Schuetzen brass nickel plated buttplate, checkered forend with ivory spacer between forend & action, whales tooth palm rest, Lyman 5A scope & 1A hooded front sight, dove tailed in front of receiver, mint bore, mostly gray receiver with traces of muted casehardening, 85% bbl. blue, VG wood, complete with wooden shooting kit, includes Ballard re & decapper, 2 bases for palm rest, false muzzle & bullet starter, false muzzle is not numbered to the gun, bbl. measures 1 3/16” across flats at breech end, splendid looking early Pope Ballard. $5500

#718A GEORGE C. SCHOYEN SHARPS BORCHARDT TARGET RIFLE, 32-40, 30” heavy bbl. marked “George C. Schoyen Denver CO”, rubber paneled Sharps Borchardt action, original checkered PG stock with nice figure, nickeled Swiss buttplate, original checkered snobble forend, Sharps vernier tang sight, vernier front sight, scope blocks on the bbl., rubber PG cap to match the inlay in the side of the receiver, this is original Sharps Borchardt Schuetzen Rifle that was rebarreled by Schoyen, copy of letter from former owner John Hattenhauer to John Amber included. $7750

#719A GILMORE & DIXON PERCUSSION KY RIFLE, 32 cal., 37” oct. bbl., lockplate marked “G.D. & Co. Cincinnati”, DST, brass furniture, full length stock, brass forend tip, wooden ramrod, nice curly Maple stock with lots of figure, small cheek rest for right hand shooter, open sights, original browning on metal is starting to thin, exc. bore, beautiful condition. $850

#720A PHILLIP KLEIN AMERICAN PERCUSSION SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 41 cal., 30” heavy oct. bbl., pin head globe front sight, adjustable tang rear sight, adjustable for windage & elevation, bbl. marked “Phillip Klein NY”, DST, Schuetzen buttplate, fancy nickeled spur trigger guard, nickeled forend tip, exc. bore, 90% thinning brown finish on the bbl., VG wood with checkered wrist, small chip out of corner of cheek rest. $2750

#722A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1873 SRC, 45-70, 22” bbl., mint bore, 95% blue starting to turn a plum color on the bbl., original carbine rear sight, bead front sight, saddle ring intact, no cartouche, exc. wood, nice tight action, SN 1263XX. $1950

#724A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE CUSTOM RIFLE, rare 22 Hornet and so marked on the bbl. but chamber has been opened up to 22 Savage, 24” rd. #3 bbl., close coupled DST, original checkered PG Win. deluxe stock with an added cheek rest, professionally done, grain even matches the original stock, rubber recoil pad, checkered custom forend with horn forend tip, sling swivels, Unertl 6X target scope with Unertl target click adj. mts., mint bore, 100% bbl. blue, no blue on the receiver, exc. wood, scope is exc.. $3500

#727A H.J. STERLING PERCUSSION FULL STOCK KY RIFLE, 31 cal., 36” oct. bbl., brass patchbox, trigger guard, buttplate, ramrod finales & forend tip, good bore, lockplate marked “H.J. Sterling”, open rear sight, brass blade front sight, DST, top of bbl. has a name but is illegible, wood is in VG condition, bbl. turning a brown patina, colors are still visible on the engraved lockplate. $695

#728A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1885 PERCUSSION RIFLE/MUSKET, 58 cal., 40” bbl., 3 bbl. bands, original ramrod & bayonet, sling swivels, lockplate marked “US Springfield 1858”, eagle on Maynard tape primer system, dated 1858 on rear of bbl. along with the proof marks, wood has inspectors marks, flip up rear sight adj. for elevation, post blade front sight, mint bore, exc. to mint condition throughout, wood has a couple small handling dings, metal is bright & shiny the way it left the arsenal, only draw back is a chip behind the lockplate about ¼ X ½. $3750

#729A WIN. HI WALL CUSTOM SPORTING RIFLE, 6.5 X 40, 24” tapered oct. bbl., top flats matted, left side of bbl. marked “B Blindfe”, Belgium proof marks, possibly made by Francotti, beautiful rifle with 99% casehardening on the receiver, close coupled DST, checkered straight grip French deluxe walnut stock & checkered French walnut forend, steel shotgun buttplate, sling swivels, English vernier tang sight, blade ramp front sight, exc. bore, proof marks on top of the action & bbl., bbl. is in the white, 99% casehardening on receiver, beautiful light stalking rifle, weighs 6 ¼ lbs.. $4500

#732A STEVENS MODEL 44 ½, 32 Ideal, 28” part oct. Pope bbl. #1909, standard straight grip stock with crescent buttplate, Stevens vernier tang sight, Beech combination front sight, mint bore, top of bbl. marked “Stevens Pope Mfg. by Stevens Arms & Tool Comp. Chicapee Falls, MA USA”, SST, 40% casehardening, 90% blue, nice & tight, very rare Pope cal.. $5500

#733A HAENEL ORIGINAL AYDT TAKEDOWN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, original Schuetzen tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, pinhead ramp front sight with ears, sling swivels, DST, Schuetzen stock with small cheek rest, Schuetzen buttplate, 99% bbl. blue, 99% casehardening on the receiver, mint bore, bbl. marked “Bohler Stahl”, top of bbl. marked “C.G. Hanel Suhl”, top of frame marked “Hanel Original Aydt”, not engraved, outside extractor, mint wood. $2750

#734A MARLIN BALLARD #4 PERFECTION RIFLE, 45-70, 28” rd. bbl., original stock in mint condition with crescent buttplate, snobble forend tip, mint bore, 99% blue on bbl., 90% casehardening on receiver starting to fade, open rear sight, hooded front sight. $6000

#735A BALLARD #4 PERFECTION MODEL, 40-70 Ballard, 30” bbl., mint bore, exc. wood, crescent steel buttplate, vernier tang sight, open rear & blade front, very nice condition for this model. $5500

#736A ZISCHANG MARLIN BALLARD SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 30” tapered oct. bbl., large Schuetzen Zishang stock, nickel plated Schuetzen buttplate, 3 finger lever, DST, mint bore, 98% bbl. blue, 90% casehardening on receiver starting to fade, exc. wood, Unertl 24X scope, target mounts, fancy wood but no checkering. $9500

#740A HAVILAND & GUNN AIR RIFLE, 17 cal., 17 3/4" part oct. bbl., open sights, 95% nickel plating on receiver, 85% bbl. blue, nickeled butt plate, good condition, VG bore, no markings, works well. $395

#741A W.W. GREENER CUSTOM SPORTING RIFLE, 30-30, original checkered commercial stock with steel shotgun butt, side of frame "W.W. Greener Maker Birmingham", bbl. marked 30-30, open sights, custom forend, 98% bbl. blue, 90% blue on the receiver, VG wood, exc. bore. $450

#742A VENUSWAFFENWERK BA MILITARY TRAINING AIR RIFLE, top of bbl. marked "Mars 115", 4.4 MM, door opens on top of bbl. assembly to load BBs or pellets, Military style rear sight numbered from 6-12, ramp front sight, Mauser Military style stock with cut out for sling but sling is missing. $350

#744A SPENCER MODEL 1865 CIVIL WAR SRC, SN 188XX, 6 groove bbl., fair bore, original sights, saddle ring, metal turning a gray patina on the frame, bbl. is turning a brown patina, sling swivels, magazine cut off lever. $1850

#746A CHASSEPOT MODEL 1866 NEEDLE FIRE RIFLE, 32 1/2" bbl., 11 MM, exc. bore, marked "M-80" on left side of receiver & "ML 1874" near the rear of receiver, original cleaning rod, sling swivels, sights, good wood, crack started right below the left side of the receiver, bbl. turning brown, receiver mostly bright. $495

#747A KODIAK DBL. PERCUSSION RIFLE 58 cal., 28" rd. bbls., 2 folding rear sights, SN 34XXK, rib is marked "Trail Gun Armory", exc. to mint condition, in the original box.  $675

#749A MAUSER MODEL 1871 CARBINE, 20" bbl., 11 X 60R cal., SN 56XX, all matching, original carbine sights, sling swivels, full length wood, exc. bore, bbl. marked "Spandau" underneath a crown, dated 1878 on right side of receiver, exc. wood, metal is exc. & starting to turn brown. $895

#752A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1898 22 RF TRAINING RIFLE, SN 4773XX, early training rifle, only 841 made, 30" bbl., identical to the 1898 Krag Rifle, stamped "cal. 22" on left side of receiver, sharp insp. cartouche on side of the stock, fair to good bore, original Military sights, VG wood, sling swivels, scarce. $2500

#753A WIN. MODEL 1895 US ARMY MODEL, large US stamp on top of receiver, SN 178XX, 30-40 cal., original sights & sling swivels, good wood with numerous small storage dings, blue is turning brown, fair to good bore. $2750

#754A OTTO LANG ENGRAVED GERMAN DRILLING, 28 1/4" bbls., 28 X 28 X 9.3 X 72, shotgun bbls. have been relined with 28 ga. liners, Krupp steel bbls., engraved back action locks with outside hammers, quail on left lock & fox & geese on right, frame is engraved with stags on both sides, trigger guard engraved with flying grouse, engraved trap in butt is engraved with grouse, forearm is checkered & carved, PG is carved, cheek rest, horn basket weave buttplate, top tang safety, rear sight flips up when rifle bbl. is deployed, exc. bores, SST for rifle bbl., sling swivels, rear part of bbls. are also engraved, very fancy wood in VG condition, 85% bbl. blue, frame & locks are mostly in the white, bbls. are nitro proofed. $3500

#755A MID EAST FLINTLOCK RIFLE, 60 cal., 46" rd. bbl., 13 brass bands holding forend on, numerous ivory inlays in stock which are engraved, very fancy metal work, brass trigger guard, original ramrod underneath bbl., very unusual & interesting firearm from an early period. $995

#759A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK RIFLE, 52 cal., 40" oct. bbl., 4 brass bbl. bands, each band has a head of a flower inlay, brass trigger guard, brass lockplate, 5" crack behind lockplate, another crack underneath forend but I think gun was intentionally made this way, works well, Japanese character markings on top of bbl., crude open sights, ramrod underneath bbl.. $895

#760A FLINTLOCK MUSKET, 75 smoothbore, 40" bbl., tiger striped Maple stock extending to within 2" of muzzle, brass furniture, no markings except several Xs on top of bbl., tulip tipped iron ramrod, 3 ramrod ferrules. $1200

#761A BUFFET FLINTLOCK JAEGER RIFLE, 58 cal. rifled, 26" heavy oct. bbl., exc. full length wood with cheek rest & horn tip, brass furniture, brass tipped ramrod, sling swivels, bbl. blue is getting thin & turning brown otherwise in exc. condition, open sights, device on rear ferrule that will lock the ramrod in place. $2500

#762A BREVETT FRENCH 22 SS TRAINING RIFLE, 25 1/2" bbl., Military style adj. rear sight, post blade front sight, 2 bbl. bands, Military style wood stock in exc. condition, sling swivels, couple of dings in bottom of forend toward muzzle, checkered hard rubber shotgun style buttplate, very unusual, possibly made for a child as it has a 12" pull, have never seen one before, rare. $750

#763A W.O. LEITHNER PERCUSSION FULL STOCK HUNTING RIFLE, 26" oct. bbl., 52 cal., engraved lockplate, trigger guard, upper tang & furniture, very unusual rifle, lockplate marked "W.O. Leithner In Ischl", engraved with a floral pattern, folding tang sight comes out of the tang & is engraved, rear bbl. sight, blade front sight, extra front sight in the checkered sliding wood patch door tipped with horn, muzzle end of the forend is horn tipped, the ferrules are also horned & have been hollowed out & inset into the forend, sling swivels, DST, fancy bone PG, 2 bbl. wedges, top of bbl. also marked with the same lettering, gold crest at rear of bbl. has been removed, checkered wrist & wood are all in exc. condition, silver plate in bottom of forend for initials, wooden ramrod, VG bore, bbl. starting to turn brown, sharp engraving. $2450

#767A KRAG MODEL 1898, SN 2370XX, frame & stock are marked "NJ" for New Jersey, rare 22 cal., Stevens Pope marked bbl., only a few made, 30" bbl., original Krag sights, good insp. cartouche, sling swivels, 80% blue, poor bore. $2500

#787A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 22 LR, 30 tapered oct. bbl., fair bore, exc. checkered Schuetzen PG stock with cheek rest, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, checkered forend with ebony forend tip, close coupled DST, Lyman tang sight, buckhorn rear sight & Beech combination front, 95% blue. $2950

#792A BEAMAN MODEL R1 17 CAL. AIR RIFLE, 20" bbl., 100% blue, checkered PG stock with cheek rest, rear sight adj. for elevation & windage, hooded post front sight, Tasco 1.5-5X scope, see through mts.. $495

#793A MAUSER MODEL ARGENTINO 1891 CARBINE, 8 X 57, SN B18XX, all matching, 17" bbl., sling swivel on bottom of butt, original flip up military rear sight, protected post front sight, steel buttplate, VG bore, Argentine coat of arms on top of receiver, 30% blue, good wood. $450

#795A BRUNSWICK STYLE PERCUSSION RIFLE, 30" bbl., 75 cal. smoothbore, percussion back action lock, bayonet lug on right side of bbl., brass buttplate, trigger guard & forend tip & ramrod swivels, no markings, large brass patchbox on right side of stock, open flip up rear sight, sling swivels, 3 wedges holding bbl. to wood, metal turning brown, ramrod under bbl. $700

#796A J.P. SAUER & SON DBL. RIFLE, 43 Mauser, SN 5889XX, 25 7/8" bbls., fully matted rib, doll's head extension, 2 locking lugs, outside hammers, engraved in a floral scene, back action locks marked "J.P. Sauer & Sohn Suhl" as are both bbls., open sights, set triggers for both bbls., checkered PG stock with cheek rest, 1/2" extension the stock with original buttplate, 14 1/2" pull, stock was not cut just a piece added, sling swivels, engraved steel PG cap, exc. wood with lots of figure, checkered forend with Deely & Edge lever release, bbls. have 90% blue, quite a few proof marks on bottom of bbl., besides the open sights the rifle has a fold down adj. tang sight that folds into tang so tang is smooth on top, splinter type forend, nice stream lined looking rifle. $4500

#797A L. F. GERICKE PERCUSSION JAEGER OR HUNTING RIFLE, 58 cal., 28" oct. bbl. marked "L.F. Gericke in Spandau", engraved lockplate also marked "Gericke in Spandau", full length one piece stock with horn forend tip, checkered wrist, checkered patchbox sliding cover outlined in silver wire, also lockplate outlined in silver wire as is the opposite side of stock, DST, engraved horn & metal trigger guard, original Rosewood brass tipped ramrod with 2 ferrels, 2 wedges holding bbl. onto stock, sling swivel eyelet, cheek rest also outlined in silver wire, fancy two position rear sight, brass blade front sight, brass shield behind upper tang with initials "W.O. Niedernall St. N. 13", exc. bore, beautiful burl wood stock, exc. wood, bbl. is mostly in the white as is lockplate. $2950

#798A JOSEPH HEINIGE DBL. RIFLE, 9.3 X 72, 25" bbs. with matted rib marked "M. Ogris Ferloch", folding 2 position rear sight, pin head front sight, also folding tang sight, initials FH inlayed in gold, trap in butt for extra cartridges, checkered PG stock with horn PG cap, cheek rest, checkered forend with lever release, Jones style action, sling swivels, engraved frame & back action locks, outside hammers, locks are marked "Joseph Heinige Wien", one set trigger, exc. bores, exc. wood except for a chip out of the top of the forend on the left side next to the bbls., also on right side next to bbls., 13 3/4" pull, checkering is worn on forend, otherwise gun is in exc. condition. $4500

#799A H.M. POPE HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 30" oct. bbl. marked "Rifled by H.M. Pope Hartford Conn.", Pope bbl. #258, code is 21 over 141 & so marked on the bottom of the bbl., made for false muzzle but is missing, Hi Wall thick wall action with Pope lever, DST, checkered Win. PG stock with cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate, checkered forend with horn wedge snobble tip, Win. vernier tang sight, windage front sight, Stevens #141 scope, exc. optics, Pope clamp mts., exc. bore, 100% blue, mint wood except for a couple of pressure marks on the cheek rest, very fancy wood, beautiful Pope rifle worthy to be put in any body's collection. $9500

#800A PEABODY RIFLE, 33" bbl., 45-70, mint bore, rear sight is adj. for elevation, exc. wood with initials WC stamped in left side of stock & a W stamped on left side of bbl., also what looks like an anchor stamped in buttstock near the action, 2 bbl. bands, original cleaning rod, sling swivels, 98% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on the action & lockplate, casehardening on butt is starting to fade, exc. wood. $1950

#801A DIANA MODEL 30 MILITARY TRAINING AIR RIFLE, 18 1/2" bbl., 17 cal., 41.7" overall, resembles the Model 98 Mauser, "Diana Model 30" stamped on top of the receiver along with figure of Diana holding a rifle, original cleaning rod, adj. open rear sight, ramp blade front sight, stock is set up for a sling but is missing, exc. wood, exc. bore, 99% bbl. blue, rare, made around 1940. $795

#802A SHARPS NEW MODEL 1863 PERCUSSION RIFLE, 3 bbl. bands, 30" bbl., 52 cal., SN C381XX, iron patchbox, original flip up ladder rear sight, sling swivels, exc. bore, good wood, quite a few storage dings, 90% bbl. blue starting to turn plum, traces of color on the lock rest starting to turn brown, nice & tight, works well. $3250

#803A GOELLNER PERCUSSION HUNTING RIFLE, 26" tapered oct. bbl. marked "Goellner A. Suhl", 58 cal., bayonet stud on right side of bbl., DST, folding 2 position rear sight, brass blade front sight, 2 wedges hold bbl. to forend, wooden ramrod, DST, swing safety in front of hammer, checkered wrist, checkered forend, cheek rest, sliding patch box in right side of buttstock, equipment to hold the sling but sling is missing, good wood, metal turning brown, good bore, horn tip on forend, steel shotgun butt. $1250

#804A GERMAN O/U ENGRAVED RIFLE/SHOTGUN, 22 hornet & 28 ga., 28" bbls., checkered ramp rear sight, ramp bead front sight, cocking indicators, top tang safety, checkered PG stock with cheek rest & PG cap, checkered forend with snobble tip, sling swivels, casehardened action is engraved in a light style with 10% coverage, set trigger for rifle bbl., sling swivels, exc. shotgun bore, good rifle bore with a couple minor pits, 100% bbl. blue, 99% casehardening colors, exc. wood, weighs 6 1/4 lbs., very interesting O/U. $2950

#806A BROWN BESS FLINTLOCK MUSKET, 39" bbl., 79 cal., lockplate marked "Tower" & GR under a crown, top of bbl. marked "AR 36", brass buttplate, trigger guard, ramrod ferrels & forend cap, VG wood & stamped "BO" with an arrowhead in between, trumpet head cleaning rod, bbl. has light scattered pitting, VG wood with inspectors stamps intact, VG working condition. $3000

#807A FRENCH CHASSEPOT BA SS 11 MM RIFLE, 32 1/2" bbl., 2 bbl. bands, SN 418XX, receiver stamped "St. Etienne Model 1866", matching nos. on bbl., bolt & action, cleaning rod, sling swivels, military ladder sight, mint bore, metal is still in the white, exc. condition, VG to exc. wood. $695

#808A GERMAN MODEL 1871 MAUSER SS, 11 MM, 33 1/2" bbl., SN 79XX, all matching, original military ladder rear sight, cleaning rod, one sling swivel at the brass trigger guard, exc. bore, finish on bbl. is thin, action is brown, fair wood has been repaired just above the trigger guard on both sides, bayonet lug, stamped "Danzig" on top of the bbl.. $450

#810A REM. ROLLING BLOCK 3 BARREL RIFLE, 22 cal., 26" bbls., relined with 3 22 liners & modified the extractor to extract all 3 shells at one time, designed to fire all bbls. with one pull of the trigger, metal turning brown patina, VG wood, 3 bbl. bands, sling swivels, Weaver K-3 scope with post reticle. $950

#811A GERMAN DRILLING, 20 X 20 X 32-40, 27 1/2" bbls., lightly engraved frame & locks, outside hammers, checkered PG stock with horn PG cap & horn buttplate, cheek rest, trap in top of stock with steel door, engraving is a vine effect, matted rib with claw mt. bases, flip up rear sight when bbl. is set to rifle bbl., sling swivels, checkered forend with Deely lever forend release, set trigger for rifle bbl., Jones style lever to release bbls., shotgun bbls. have been relined from 12 ga., made in 1928, traces of casehardening on receiver & locks, 85% original finish on the bbls., couple of minor dings in left side of stock other wise wood is VG, exc. bores. $2500

#812A (CESKA ZBROJOVKA) VZ MODEL 35 AIR RIFLE, 17 cal., bolt action cocks rifle, almost an exact copy of the Czech Military Rifle, exc. condition with 98% blue, exc. wood, sling swivels, military style adj. rear sight, ramp front sight with protective ears, exc. bore, scarce. $850

#813A FORTENBACH O/U COMBINATION RIFLE SHOTGUNS, 27" bbls. with solid matted rib marked "I. Fortenbach Munchen", 16 over 9.3 X 72, engraved frame with floral design, some light engraving on bbls., doll's head extension, underlever bbl. release, cocking indicators, top tang safety, Deely & Edge forend fastener, checkered PG stock with horn PG cap, basket weave horn buttplate, cheek rest, checkered forend, sling swivels, exc. bores, folding rear sight, bead front sight, 95% bbl. blue starting to turn, action is mostly gray, probably casehardened at one time but is gone, weighs only 6 lbs.. $1950

#814A SWIFT TRAINING RIFLE 9B/2030 SRMK. IV, SN 151XX, looks like the British Military Rifle, adj. length of pull by pulling a pin the buttplate springs out about 1", brass plaque on left side of stock marked "SWIFT TRAINING RIFLE 9B/2030 SRMK. IV", needle that flies out at the muzzle to mark the target, hook underneath the forend where it possible attaches to a stand, this is one of the training devices used by the British Training Officers for the recruits, exc. condition with most of the finish remaining. $450

#815A W.C. SCOTT & SON DBL. PERCUSSION SHOTGUN, 10 ga., 32" bbls., lightly engraved locks & frame, silver shield in bottom of stock, checkered wood, bbls. are turning brown patina, locks are in good working condition, VG bores, shotgun butt, wooden ramrod. $600

#816A PERCUSSION ZIMMER SCHUETZEN, 24" oct. bbl., 17 cal., VG bore, checkered wrist, DST, dog inlayed in silver on right side of stock, fluted forend tip, metal turning brown patina, open sights, VG wood. $650

#819A V. KERN ZIMMER SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 4 MM, 28" oct. bbl. marked "V. Kern Nurnberg", tang sight adj. for elevation & windage, pin head front sight with protective ears, checkered Schuetzen stock with large cheek rest & Schuetzen casehardened buttplate, casehardened Schuetzen lever, DST, sling swivels, light engraving on some of the metal, 97% bbl. blue, exc. wood, nicely figured, checkering is sharp, set triggers work well. $895

#822A HENRY SEARS DBL. RIFLE, 28" bbls., engraved with game scenes & tight scroll, both lockplates are marked "H. Sears & Comp.", top of bbl. marked "Henry Sears & Comp. Chicago Ill.", very interesting vernier tang sight adj. for elevation & windage & engraved, 3 position folding rear sight, Beech combination front sight, beautiful checkered PG French burl walnut stock with horn buttplate, checkered forend with engraved Deely & Edge release, doll's head extension on matted rib, side lever bbl. release, sling swivels, relined to 30-40 Krag cal., exc. bores, outside hammers are exc. & beautifully scalloped to fit in with rest of the gun, compass in the PG cap. $6500

#823A BEAUTIFUL FRENCH FLINTLOCK FOWLING DBL. SHOTGUN, 33" bbls., 28 ga., engraved metal, beautifully shaped locks curve inward at the rear with a little tear drop shaped extension, very nicely engraved & chiseled trigger guard with urn finales at both front & rear, extends almost 2/3 way to butt, butt is beautifully shaped & mortised into a wavy pattern on the side of the stock, raised carving on cheek rest, wrist is finely checkered with raised carving, engraved silver diamond shaped shield with an oval inside inlaid into top of wrist, very nicely chiseled forend tip in the shape of an urn with 2 nicely urn shaped cleaning rod ferrels with original cleaning rod, very finely checkered forend with single wedge fastener, double triggers with one larger than the other, raised carving around the forward & rear part of checkered forend, sling swivels, exc. wood is real fine French style walnut, top of bbls. are stamped with the family crest also inlaid in gold is "Canon" & initials OFDU, beautiful fowler, one of the best ones I have had the pleasure of owning. $12,500

#824A GERMAN ENGRAVED WHEELOCK RIFLE, 58 cal., 35" oct. bbl. slightly swamped at muzzle, intials HW stamped on top of the bbl., lock is engraved with flower design, complete with wrench, full length stock with engraved ivory tip, an oval ivory piece in the cheek rest & bottom part of the stock & sliding patchbox, ivory butt, some carving on the stock, fancy spur trigger guard, 3 brass ferrels for the wooden ramrod, large P stamped in left rear of bbl., original wheelock in VG condition. $5500

#825A J. WANGLER DUAL IGNITION DBL. SHOTGUN, 16 ga., 31" damascus bbls., outside hammers that have firing pins & also tapered pin that would fire the cartridge much like a pin fire because there is a hole in the top of the bbls. exactly where they pins would protrude but this has the pins on the hammers to go down through the cartridge to ignite, top of rib marked in gold "J. Wangler-Kutna Hora-Patent", metal is all inlaid in gold with a viny effect, locks, hammer, bbls., receiver, trigger guard & buttplate are all inlaid with this gold design, very unusual mechanism, has a long lever underneath metal forend with a horn button that depresses to release lever which folds down to cams the bbls. forward on a rail approximately 2 3/4" allowing shells to be inserted, also has a gold inlay trapdoor in the engraved buttplate for cartridges, very nicely checkered PG stock with cheek rest, nice figure in the wood, wood is in VG condition as are bores, metal is VG & gold inlays are in exc. condition, 90% damascine finish on the bbls., rest of metal is bare & made that way, this is a mechanism that I have never seen before & probably very rare. $2750

#827A GERMAN 22 SCHUETZEN RIFLE, Martini action, 31"oct. bbl., only about 1/2 the bbl. is rifled, large tang sight adj. for windage & elevation, rear adj. bbl. sight, ramp bead front sight, DST, checkered straight grip stock with cheek rest, casehardened steel shotgun buttplate, Schuetzen spur lever, VG bore, #6 stamped on top of the bbl., sling swivels, exc. wood with nice figure, 100% casehardening on the action, buttplate & lever, 95% bbl. blue, light engraving on the action. $2450

#828A GERMAN AYDT SCHUETZEN RIFLE, engraved, 32-40, 32" oct. bbl., matted top, graduated peep tang sight for elevation & windage, aperture front sight with protective ears, beautifully engraved action with stags on left side & a beer maiden on right with village in background, engraving is much better than normally seen on these guns, it's first class, DST, Schuetzen butt & lever, exc. checkered Schuetzen stock & forend, sling swivels, nitro proofed, exc. bore, 99% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on the frame & buttplate, bbl. has been set back 3/4" when it was changed from 8:15 to 32-40 however it was professionaly done & only sign of it being done is where they moved the wedge back 3/4", engraving itself would cost more than $5000, complete with Ideal mold. $3450

#831A GREENE BREECH LOADING RIFLE, 53 cal., 35" bbl., flip up military adj. rear sight, post front sight, 3 bbl. bands, original cleaning rod, sling swivels, under hammer design, for percussion cap, exc. bore, metal turning gray patina, VG wood, trap in buttplate for cleaning accessories, scarce, only a few thousand made. $2950

#832A REM. NY STATE CONTRACT ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, 36" bbl., 50-70, original flip up military rear sight, post front sight, original cleaning rod, sling swivels, 2 bbl. bands, left side of receiver marked "Model 1871", right side marked "US Springfield 1872", mint bore, 95% casehardening on the receiver, bbl. is turning brown, exc. wood. $3250

#833A REM. ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, 35" bbl., 50-70, military flip up adj. sight numbered from 1 to 4, 3 bbl. bands, cleaning rod, sling swivels, receiver marked "B" on left side along with all 3 bbl. bands, exc. bore, 99% bbl. blue, 90% casehardening on the receiver, VG wood, military curved steel buttplate. $1650

#834A REM. NY STATE CONTRACT ROLLING BLOCK RIFLE, 36" bbl., 50-70 CF, flip up military adj. rear sight, post front sight, original cleaning rod, sling swivels, 2 bbl. bands, left side of receiver marked "Model 1871", right side marked "US Springfield 1872", insp. cartouche faintly visible on left side of stock with letter P above it, VG bore, bbl. is starting to turn brown, muted casehardening colors on the receiver, exc. wood. $2000

#835A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1884 CADET RIFLE, 29 1/2" bbl., 45-70, SN 3603XX, exc. bore, sight is graduated to 1400 yds., sling swivels, cleaning rod, 1" chip out of upper tang on left side, exc. wood, no insp. cartouche visible, metal starting to turn brown, some light casehardening colors on breech block. $1200

#836A RUSSIAN BERDAN RIFLE, 45 cal., 32 1/2" bbl., Russian markings on top of the breech, also on top of bbl. in cyrillic, exc. bore, military flip up adj. sights marked 2-4, 2 bbl. bands, cleaning rod, 70% blue, VG wood. $1750

#837A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1884 RIFLE, 45-70, VG bore, sling swivels, cleaning rod, original military rear sight adj. for elevation & windage, blued breech bolt marked "1873", 97% blue, VG wood. $1250

#838A MARTINI HENRY MARK lV SS RIFLE, 577-450, 33" bbl., original military flip up rear sight adj. for elevation, bayonet stud on right side of bbl. on forward bbl. band, original cleaning rod, leather sling, exc. bore, VG wood with lots of clear markings, 90% blue thinning, right side of receiver marked "VR Enfield 1887 lV 1". $950

#839A W. PARKER DBL. PERCUSSION 10 GA. SHOTGUN, 34" bbls., locks marked "W. Parker" & are lightly engraved, rib is marked "London Fine Twist", wooden ramrod underneath bbls., single wedge fastener on forend, silver plate inlaid into bottom of stock, trigger guard, buttplate & forend tip are all engraved, good bore, browning on bbl. is starting to thin, platinum safety blow out plugs, VG checkered straight grip stock with several scrapes in original finish, locks are crisp & in VG condition. $650

#840A ENGRAVED GERMAN SCHUETZEN 22 RIFLE, underlever dropping block design, adj. sliding rear sight for elevation & windage, ramp blade front sight, DST, large Schuetzen stock with deep cheek rest, Schuetzen buttplate & lever, border engraving around the outside edges of metal, #3 stamped on side of the bbl., 31" oct. bbl., sling swivel eyelettes, exc. stock, VG forearm with small repair to a sliver of wood near the forward part, top of bbl., matted, 98% bbl. blue, 97% casehardening on action & buttplate. $3950

#841A HUSQVARNA DBL. 16 GA. RIFLE/SHOTGUN, 29 1/2" bbls., mint bores, rifle bbl. has straight rifle, open sights, outside hammers, double triggers, back action lock, bbl. release lever underneath forend, sling swivels, exc. wood stock, steel shotgun buttplate, 80% metal finish, scarce, not many of these in the US. $750

#842A VETTERLI MODEL 1878, 10.4 X 42 R cal., 33" bbl., SN 2017XX, left side of receiver marked "Waffenfabrk Bern M.78", spur trigger guard, exc. bore, matching nos. on bbl. & receiver, 80% blue, VG wood, sling swivels, missing the cleaning rod, original graduated rear sight, post front sight, bayonet stud on right side of bbl. band. $475

#843A VETTERLI MODEL 1870 CADET RIFLE, 26 3/4" bbl., 10.4 X 42 R cal., very scarce, SN 51XX, mint bore, Swiss style graduated rear sight that flips up, post front sight, cleaning rod, sling swivels, 99% blue, mint wood. $950

#844A BEAUMONT/VITALI MODEL 1871/88, 11.3 X 51 R, 32 3/4" bbl., SN 27XX, original graduated flip up rear sight, post front sight, exc. bore, metal turning brown patina, 2 bbl. bands, leather sling, crack on right side of stock near wrist is still open, no wood missing. $395

#845A WERDER MODEL 1873 RIFLE, sporter version of the military rifle, 27" bbl., DST, snobble forend, sling swivels, 11 MM, open fixed sights, cheek rest stock, steel shotgun buttplate, metal turning brown patina, VG wood & bore. $450

#846A WIN. HI WALL SPECIAL ORDER RIFLE, made especially for John M. Olin Owner of the Win. Repeating Arms Co. & is engraved by Joseph, 38-55, 30" #4 wt. bbl., SN 1131XX, engraved with a ram in a mountain scene on the left side & a buffalo in a plains scene on right, both are in a vignette surrounded by gold line, receiver is outlined in gold, 2 gold rings at the breech & 1 at the muzzle, lever & buttplate are outlined in gold & engraved, bbl. is also engraved near the breech end & muzzle, also engraved underneath the bbl. in front of the forend, fancy deluxe uncheckered wood, SST, typical open rear sight, brass blade front sight sight, wood is highly figured, VG bore, 99.9% blue, 100% casehardening on the receiver, buttplate, hammer & breech block, beautiful rifle with some historic background. $12, 950

#848A STEVENS MODEL 47-44 1/2, 32-40, 30" part oct. heavy bbl., 1 3/32 at breech end, SN 70XX, matching nos., Schuetzen buttplate, PG Schuetzen stock, Stevens vernier tang sight, late Lyman globe front sight, no provision for rear sight, single trigger, exc. bore, 95% casehardening on the receiver, 98% bbl. blue, exc. wood, 2 screw forend, lever droops, works well. $2850

#849A MAYNARD MODEL 1882 TARGET RIFLE, 28-30, SN 72XX, 25" part oct. bbl. marked "28-30", Lyman tang sight, hooded front sight, fancy checkered burl wood stock with brass Schuetzen buttplate, quite a bit of figure in stock, exc. wood, no forend, 97% blue, extra slot in front of frame on top of bbl. for sight, 60% muted casehardening. $2495

#850A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1884 TRAPDOOR, 45-70, SN 3041XX, light cartouche on left side of stock, 95% blue, some erosion on side plate but markings are still VG, original cleaning rod & sling swivels, VG bore will clean to better, original sights, VG wood. $650

#851A PEABODY MILITARY RIFLE, 45-70, 32" bbl., forearm has been shortened, German silver forend cap, rest of gun is all original, VG bore, 60% light muted casehardening, 90% bbl. blue, sling swivel on the buttstock, musket buttplate, bbl. marked "Providence Tool Co.", V under a crown over an S on top of the receiver. $750

#852A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1878 TRAPDOOR, 32 1/2" bbl., 45-70, SN 4610XX, VG cartouche in stock dated 1879, original cleaning rod, sights, exc. bore, 70% blue thinning, VG wood. $750

#853A MARTINI-HENRY MARK IV RIFLE, SN 19XX, 577-450, 33" rd. bbl., mfg. 1887, VG bore, original sights & cleaning rod, sling swivels, 2 bbl. bands, good wood, metal starting to turn brown patina, no corrosion. $750

#856A MAYNARD MODEL 1865 PERCUSSION CARBINE, 20" bbl., 50 cal., VG bright shiny bore with some light pitting toward breech, original Maynard flip up 3 leaf rear sight, blade front sight, Maynard tang sight, good insp. cartouche, large 1" set of initials JR carved in the right side of the stock, 95% bbl. blue, casehardening on receiver is turning gray, saddle ring on left side of frame, nice tight action. $2250

#857A GEORGE GIBBS FARQUHARSON LONG RANGE CREEDMORE RIFLE, bbl. has been cut back to 28" & relined to 22 Hornet, top of bbl. marked "George Gibbs Corn St. Bristol Patent #1486", action is fully engraved in a scroll design, original checkered PG stock with horn PG cap, original shotgun butt, original checkered forend, Parker Hale folding tang sight, also provision at the rear top of stock for a long range tang sight, hooded front sight, exc. bore, top of frame & bbl. are tapped for scope mts. & has filler screws, 90% blue, 90% blue, VG working condition, exc. wood, if someone has the bbl. for this it would make a very fine long range Creedmore. $6950

#858A LADLEC KEATING OR FREUND UNUSUAL SS DROPPING BLOCK RIFLE, 40-70 Sharps Bottleneck, 26" oct. bbl., false hammer on right side used for cocking, very unusual latch mechanism to hold lever up, very fine rear sight shaped like a Freund sight, blade front sight, wedge fastener for the forend, horn forend snobble tip, raised wood behind receiver flows back behind the stock, stock is very fancy circassion walnut, fine scalloped steel crescent buttplate, exc. bore, mfg. around 1870's, 50% bbl. blue thinning, casehardened action turning a gray patina, no pitting, dropping block shaped much like the FARQUHARRISON breech block, exc. bore, very unique piece. $7500

#859A SCHOYEN BALLARD SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32-40, 32" heavy 1/2 oct. bbl. is nearly as wide as the action, DST, checkered PG stock with cheek rest, nickeled Swiss buttplate, checkered forend with snobble tip, bbl. is 1 1/4" wide at the breech end, mint bore, 98% bbl. blue, faded casehardening colors to a splotchy blue gray, VG wood, scope blocks on the bbl. no provision for sights, 3 finger loop lever, screw in right side of frame for mechanical bullet seater. $4750

#860A C. LEFAURE DBL. 10 GA. SHOTGUN, 32" bbls., marked on top of the rib "C.Lefaure Paris", engraved locks, underlever design, push down on lever to tip bbls. to load, checkered straight grip stock, checkered forend, wedge fastener, engraved outside hammers, double triggers, 99% damascine finish on bbls., steel ramrod, crisp back action locks, beautifully striped figured wood, steel shotgun butt with trap, unusual gun, well made. $1495

#861A STEVENS MODEL 44 1/2-45, 25 RF, 28" part oct. bbl., mint bore, 100% blue, 99% casehardening, casehardened Swiss buttplate, exc. wood with some nice figure, DST, Beech combination front sight, original Stevens vernier tang sight, like new. $3500

#862A STEVENS TIP UP RIFLE, rare 32" oct. bbl., all matching, chambered for the 44-50 Stevens Everlasting cartridge, exc. bore, Stevens flip up rear bbl. sight, pinhead globed front sight like the ones found on Stevens Hunters Pets, 95% bbl. blue, some light areas of discoloration, 90% nickel finish, burl wood stock with nickeled crescent buttplate, beautiful unusual gun in very rare caliber. $2450

#863A STEVENS 44 1/2-45 TARGET RIFLE, 25-21, 28" 1/2 oct. bbl., mint bore, 99% blue, 98% casehardening, Schuetzen butt, rare SST, vernier tang sight, globe front sight, mint wood, near new condition. $4500

#864A WIN. HI WALL, 45-70, 30" #3 oct. bbl., nickeled Swiss buttplate, Lyman tang sight, Unertl 6X scope with target mounts, exc. bore, 98% bbl. blue, 95% casehardening on receiver starting to fade, exc. wood, sling swivels in bottom of buttstock. $5500

#866A MARLIN MODEL 97, 22 RF, 22" oct. bbl., full magazine, Marlin checkered hard rubber buttplate, SN 2896XX, magazine is a replacement, missing the extractor, 90% blue thinning & starting to turn brown, casehardening on receiver has faded to a brown gray color, VG wood, fair to good bore, open sights. $595

#868A MARLIN BALLARD SCHOYEN CUSTOM MUZZLE LOADING TARGET RIFLE, 32-40, 30" heavy oct. bbl., top of bbl. marked "George C. Schoyen Denver CO", DST, forearm is checkered, buttstock is plain, high cheek piece & exaggerated perch belly stock, typical of Schoyen, original Schoyen finish on the bbl., action is mostly silvery, Swiss buttplate, long Sidel scope, dirty & needs cleaning, original false muzzle & aluminum bullet starter, some tools with the gun, this was part of the collection of guns used by S.W. Stout who was a well known shooter back in the 1800s & early 1900s, DST, beautiful gun with a lot of history. $8500

#869A MARLIN BALLARD SCHOYEN TARGET RIFLE, DST, 32" part oct. #5 bbl., unusual 40-70 cal., exc. bore, original Schoyen browning on the bbl., Schuetzen stock with cheek rest & nickeled buttplate, original Ballard vernier tang sight & windage front sight, retains quite a bit of the casehardening on the action, some tools included, this was part of the collection of guns used by S.W. Stout who was a well known shooter back in the 1800s & early 1900s, he wrote articles for some of the early publications on shooting. $4950

#870A MARLIN BALLARD ZISHANG TARGET RIFLE, 35-40 cal., 29 3/8" part oct. fairly heavy bbl., exc. bore, bbl. is unmarked but is typical Zishang features, exc. Schuetzen buttstock with large cheek rest & Schuetzen buttplate, custom lever that has a spur addition, exc. forend with provision for palm rest but palm rest is missing, Lyman tang sight adj. for windage & elevation, hooded front sight, 40% bbl. blue, action is mostly bright with exc. markings, DST, exc. bore, complete with some tools, this was part of the collection of guns used by S.W. Stout who was a well known shooter back in the 1800s & early 1900s. $6500

thumbnail#871A WIN. HI WALL TAKEDOWN SPORTING RIFLE, 30-40, 30” #3 rd. bbl., rare 3 leaf express rear sight, silver blade front, steel crescent buttplate, 85% blue overall, mint bore, exc. wood. $4750


 

thumbnail#1296A S. KNOP HAMELN PERCUSSION GERMAN TARGET OR HUNTING RIFLE, 52 cal., 29 tapered oct. bbl. may be Belgium, marked LaPaine , engraved back action lock with hammer safety, DST, full length fancy walnut stock with horn top, sliding checkered patchbox in right side of stock, original brass tipped ramrod, 3 keys to hold bbl. onto stock, lightly engraved buttplate & trigger guard, sling swivels, adjustable rear sight & replacement target front sight, tang sight, exc. bore. $2450

 


#1437A PLEASURE MODEL KS 1 17 CAL. AIR RIFLE, adjustable rear sight, globe front, 99% metal finish, VG stock. $65


#1549A H. FOX PERCUSSION O/U DBL. RIFLE, 45 cal., 30 ½ oct. bbls., original adjustable sights, mule ear percussion lock with 2 hammers, numerous silver inlays in the stock, complete with brass patchbox, some light engraving on lock, adjustable single trigger, very nice O/U & very scarce with the mule ear locks, superb workmanship, complete with 2 ramrods that fit on both sides of the bbls., top of bbl. marked H. Fox Frewsburg, NY . $2650


thumbnail#1626A J.D. JOHNSON MODEL 1816 US MUSKET, 69 cal., 42 bbl., markings on lockplate are crisp with small spread eagle with initials US above & Johnson below, back of lock is marked 1835 Middleton, Conn. , top of bbl. at rear is marked NW Pover a P, metal is nice & smooth, some light pitting around nipple area, rifle has been converted from a flintlock to percussion, original ramrod, sling swivels, wood is in VG condition with very light traces of cartouche showing, 3 bbl. bands, good working condition. $695


thumbnail#1741A J. BULLARD PERCUSSION ENGRAVED FOWLER, 16 ga., 29 engraved damascus bbl. with Rigby style flats & gold bands, lock is engraved with game scenes, bbl. marked London , 99% damascene finish, exc. bore, exc. checkered straight grip stock with steel buttplate, horn forend tip, original wooden ramrod with brass tip, engraved iron furniture, exc. working condition. $1650


thumbnail#1758A WIN. HI WALL MUSKET, rare 40 60, 30 rd. bbl., musket rear sight, globe front, 90% casehardening on thick wall action, full length forend with 2 bbl. bands, rifle buttstock, wood has been stained a dark ebony color, exc. working condition, sling swivels, very rare. $3500

thumbnail#1844A PERCUSSION DBL. BELGIUM SHOTGUN, 10 ga., 32 bbls., very heavy at the muzzles, lightly engraved locks, exc. checkered wood, original old brass tipped ramrod, engraved brass buttplate, VG working condition, probably a goose hunters gun of the 1800 s. $450

#1930A STEVENS MODEL 44 RIFLE, 25 RF cal., 26 rd. bbl., gun is all original except for forearm, looks like a later replacement, made very long almost to the muzzle with deep perch belly in the middle, metal has not been tampered with, crescent steel buttplate, brass blade front sight, open rear sight, 100% original casehardening & 99% original blue, exc. bore & wood, complete with period case, velvet lined with brass corners & hasps, very unusual piece. $1200

thumbnail#2083A R.F. SEDGELY WIN. LO WALL MUSKET, 28 bbl., R.F. Sedgely marked on bbl. with Phila., Pa. address, original Winder bbl. has been rechambered to 22 WCF & so marked, Sedgely rear adjustable sight, bead front sight, 100% blue & casehardening, mint wood, steel buttplate, sling swivels. $1250

thumbnail#2131A WIN. HI WALL ENGRAVED CUSTOM SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 45 70, 26 #2 oct. bbl., casehardened receiver is floral engraved, mint curly Maple checkered PG left hand cheek rest stock, nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, checkered snobble forend, adjustable midrange tang sight & veneer windage adjustable globe front sight, mint bore, 100% casehardening on receiver, 100% bbl. blue. $3450

 

#2193A CASED J. SACKREUTER DBL. SHOTGUN WITH 3 SETS OF BBLS., 1 bbl. is 26 , both rifle bbls. 20 & 20 ga., next bbl. is 28 20 ga. rifle bbl. & 16 ga. shotgun, 3rd bbl. is 31 in 16 ga. shot & 16 ga. shotgun, top of bbls. are inlayed in gold J. Sackreuter & Frankfort S/N , action is fully engraved with game scenes, very fancy scalloped hammers with fine checkering, rear of trigger guard is horn in a very fine scroll engraved pattern, takedown lever under forend is checkered horn, very fancy burl French walnut wood with cheek rest, engraved shotgun butt with trapdoor for extra cartridges & cleaning accessories, gun is cased in an oak case with compartments for the 3 bbls. & the action plus loading accessories which are missing, gun is in exc. condition with exc. bores, case is in VG condition. $6950

#2223A C. STIEGELE ENGRAVED GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 30 fluted bbl., top of bbl. marked Kel. Bayr. Hofgewehrfabrik Bon C. Stiegele, Jun. Munchen , receiver engraved in a light scroll pattern, about 25% coverage, checkered forend, snobble forend tip, light carving at the rear, checkered Schuetzen buttstock with large cheek rest, Schuetzen buttplate & lever, DST, original Schuetzen tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, checkered pinhead ramp front sight, VG wood, few light dings on right side of stock & forend, 96% bbl. blue, 80% finish on the receiver gold initials in bottom of frame, part of the gold is missing, sling swivel from bottom of stock is missing, very nice gun with one of the best makers names on the bbl.. $1995

thumbnail#2308A WIN. HI WALL SPORTING RIFLE, 45 60, 28 #3 oct. bbl., VG bore, buckhorn rear sight, blade front, steel crescent buttplate, 60% bbl. blue, 70% casehardening on the receiver fading on the left side, VG working condition, very scarce, only 191 made in this cal.. $4500

thumbnail#2325A WIN. HI WALL DELUXE MUSKET, 38-55, 32 bbl., 2 bbl. bands, fancy burl walnut stock & forend, in exc. condition, VG bore, flip up rear sight adjustable for windage & elevation, sling swivels, 95% bbl. blue, traces of casehardening on receiver, steel musket buttplate, very rare, I have never seen another one in 38 55. $4950

thumbnail#2380A WIN. LO WALL, 25 RF, 25 #1 oct. bbl., exc. bore, 99% bbl. blue, 90% casehardening on receiver starting to fade, exc. wood, crescent buttplate, open sights, real clean gun. $1950

thumbnail#2434A WIN. HI WALL SPORTING RIFLE, 32 Ideal, 28” part oct. #2 bbl., Win. long range tang sight, blade front sight, mint bore, metal has been reblued, exc. wood, Swiss buttplate, top of bbl. tapped for scope blocks, has filler screws, circa 1890. $1950

thumbnail#2440A WIN. HI WALL EARLY MODEL SPORTING RIFLE, 32 40, 28 #3 oct. bbl., early oct. receiver, circa 1886 2nd year production, Win. long range tang sight, original buckhorn rear sight, Beech combination front sight, SST, 85% bbl. blue starting to turn brown, 80% casehardening on receiver starting to fade, exc. wood, crescent buttplate, mint bore. $4500

thumbnail#2456A BREMER WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 38 55, 26 part oct. #2 bbl., Bremer checkered PG buttstock, cheek rest with large aluminum Schuetzen buttplate, single trigger, Marbles tang sight, Lyman front sight, exc. bore, 97% blue overall, scroll style lever. $2950

#2549A J. STEGAL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 9 MM bottleneck, 30 oct. bbl. marked J. Stegal in Salzburg , checkered Schuetzen cheek rest stock, snobble forend, large Schuetzen tang sight adjustable for elevation & windage but fairly crude, rear open sight, Schuetzen buttplate, DST, Schuetzen lever, sling swivels, VG bore, metal turning a brown patina, top of bbl. is matted for 2/3 of the way, VG wood. $995

#2591A P. OBERHAMMER GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 9.3 cal., 29 1⁄2 bbl., Martini style action, large Schuetzen tang sight, adjustable pinhead Schuetzen front sight, DST, Schuetzen lever, cheek rest & buttplate, marked on top of bbl. Oberhammer KGL, Bayr. Hofruchsenmaucher, Muchin , exc. bore, 95% casehardening, 97% bbl. blue, good wood, quick lever release lower tang, sling swivel eyelets. $1500

thumbnail#2592A A.W. PETERSON WIN. HI WALL, 38 72, 28 bbl., SST, veneer tang sight adjustable for windage or elevation, spirit level veneer front sight, steel shotgun butt with trap for cleaning accessories, exc. bore, top of bbl. marked A.W. Peterson, Denver, CO. , 90% original browning on bbl., little finish remaining on receiver. $2950

thumbnail#2595A SWISS PEABODY RIFLE, 41 Swiss RF, deep concave crown on the 33 bbl., old repaired crack in buttstock coming from the buttplate screw otherwise wood is VG, 2 band forend fastener, cleaning rod, Swiss style adjustable rear sight, post front, mint bore, bbl. blue thinning, no finish remaining on the receiver, light casehardening on the lock, Swiss proofs on the bbl., scarce. $1295

thumbnail#3024A SHARPS & HANKINS MODEL 1862 NAVY TYPE CARBINE, 52 RF, 24 bbl., fair condition, poor bore, original adjustable rear carbine sight, metal turning brown patina, brass buttplate, buttstock has several cracks & one piece of wood missing along right side of upper tang, seems to work all right except lever does not want to stay locked up. $750

thumbnail#3055A WHITNEY US CONTRACT OF 1882 FLINTLOCK MUSKET MODEL 1816, 42 bbl., 69 cal., lock plate marked P.&E. W. Blake , New Haven marking behind the hammer dated 1829, 3 bbl. bands, complete with cleaning rod, reconverted from percussion back to flint, inspectors cartouche faintly visible on left side of stock, stock is in good condition, sling swivels, bbl. turning a brown patina, markings on lock are in exc. condition. $1250

 

thumbnail#3058A N.R. DAVIS & CO. DBL. BOXLOCK SHOTGUN, 32” damascus bbls., outside hammers, looks almost like the transition from percussion to cartridge, has a half inch spacer between breechblock & bbl. that looks like a later factory addition,”N.R. Davis & Co.” stamped on left side of frame & “Twist” on the other side of frame, checkered PG butt with steel shotgun butt, checkered forend, checkering is worn down, good working condition, at first glance it looks like the early Allen type of frame, has the removable oval sideplates on both sides, very early model, SN 32, good bores, metal is VG with no pitting, very little finish remaining.  $750

thumbnail#3062A ETHAN ALLEN DBL. PERCUSSION 10 GA. SHOTGUN, short action with oval plates in the side for disassembling, 36 steel bbls., VG bores, metal is turning a brown patina, starting to thin in spots, VG wood, steel shotgun butt, VG working condition, SN 39. $995


3134A ITHACA GRADE 2 DBL. HAMMERLESS ENGRAVED SHOTGUN, 12 ga., 28 damascus steel bbls., #3 frame with scroll engraving, DST, top tang safety, bbls. & receiver turning brown, fancy checkered PG with old repair at wrist, original Ithaca buttplate, fair bores, some light pitting, the horned forend wedge tip is missing from the forend otherwise in good condition, checkering is worn. $450

thumbnail#3142A SPRINGFIELD ALLEN 1ST MODEL CONVERSION, 58 RF, 30 bbl., 2 bbl. bands, ramrod & cleaning rod, typical military flip up rear sight, post front sight, silver shield in top of wrist, probably for someone s initials, repaired crack in wrist area, I believe this may be a model made up for cadet use, VG bore, lock plate stamped 1865, lock plate buttplate & trigger guard are silver plated, possibly the bbl. bands too but most of it is worn off, very unusual piece, very scarce. $1550

thumbnail#3144A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK MUSKET CONVERTED TO PERCUSSION WITH THE CONE SYSTEM, 42 bbl., 69 cal., lock plate marked Springfield 1835 , eagle & US markings in front of the hammer, 3 bbl. bands, heavy pitting in the nipple area, some repair to the wood with putty opposite the lock & also rear of the tang, replaced ramrod, missing the sling swivels, needs trigger return spring otherwise functional, metal is turning brown with light areas of pitting on the bbl., US marked metal buttplate, CV stamped on front part of the trigger guard, interesting old gun. $550

#3159A HANEL MODEL 310 BA CLIP FED REPEATING AIR RIFLE, 4.4 MM, 99% blue, exc. wood, 3/8 initials DYN stamped in the left side of stock, adjustable rear sight for elevation, hooded front sight, original clip & canvas sling. $265

 

thumbnail#3168A SWISS SCHUETZEN PERCUSSION RIFLE, 41 cal., 34 oct. bbl., rear open sight, blade front sight, hole in tang for peep sight, fancy brass trigger guard, DST, brass buttplate, wing headed screws holding lock plate on for fast removal, wooden ramrod, brass forend tip & swivel are missing, metal turning a brown patina, good bore & wood, elaborate lock with fence around percussion nipple to protective the shooter from the flash of the percussion cap. $750

#3174A SCHOYEN STEVENS MODEL 52 44 TARGET RIFLE, 33 40, 30 heavy oct. bbl., complete with false muzzle, engraved with animal scene on left side of receiver & vines on right, original veneer tang sight, globe front sight, original palm rest, DST, Schuetzen nickeled buttplate, checkered PG stock with cheek rest, checkered forend, scope blocks on the bbl., bbl. marked George C. Schoyen Denver CO. , bbl. blue is fading & starting to turn brown, casehardening on receiver is faded & mostly gone. $4750

thumbnail#3175A STEVENS MODEL 49 44 TARGET RIFLE, 32 40, 30 #4 part oct. bbl., number on bbl. does not match receiver number, Stevens veneer tang sight, aperture globe front sight, spirit level in the rear bbl. slot, scope blocks, receiver engraved with stag on each side, exc. bore, 99% bbl. blue, bbl. marked Special Steel for Smokeless Powders , DST, checkered cheek rest buttstock with nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, palm rest base, 60% casehardening on receiver, early 7 o clock extractor. $2850

thumbnail#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. $3950

thumbnail#3181A SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1873 TRAPDOOR, 45 70, virtually in mint condition except for several small dings in the wood, sharp cartouche dated 1889, mint bore, 100% casehardening on breech block & rear tang, 98% blue on the metal, complete with cleaning rod, sling swivels, original sights. $2450

thumbnail#3185A H. COLOT SWISS PERCUSSION SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 31 rd. bbl. with full rib marked H. Colot a. Hesbe , 41 cal., fancy Schuetzen 3 spur trigger guard, Schuetzen buttplate, sling swivels, Schuetzen large disk tang sight, hooded front sight, VG wood full length stock, forend cap is missing, wooden ramrod, DST, good bore, metal turning a gray patina, 3 wedges holding bbl. onto forend, very interesting trigger guard in that it swings open to expose the triggers. $1150

thumbnail#3188A C.H. BORELA. BEBEY PERCUSSION SWISS SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32 heavy oct. bbl., 41 cal., lock plate marked C.H. Borel a. Bebey , exc. bore, Schuetzen tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, bbl. rear sight adjustable for elevation, globe front sight, VG full length wood, horn forend cap, wooden ramrod, DST, Schuetzen trigger guard & buttplate, sling swivels, 3 bbl. wedges, metal starting to turn brown patina, metal plate underneath forend runs to the first ramrod ferrule, tapped for a palm rest but is gone, very nice Schuetzen rifle, circa about 1850 s. $1250

thumbnail#3210A GEORGE C. SCHOYEN HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32 40, 30 #5 oct. bbl., 1 1/4 wide about the same width as the action, Hi Wall Schuetzen casehardened action with DST& spur lever, Win. Schuetzen PG cheek rest stock with PG cap, no checkering, nickeled Schuetzen Helm buttplate, nickeled Schoyen palm rest, Lyman #103 peep sight adjustable for windage & elevation, hooded pinhead front sight, scope blocks on the bbl., bbl. marked George C. Schoyen, Denver Co , 70% brown finish, action has been recasehardened, buttplate has been renickeled, large snobble forend to match the bbl., mint bore, original with false muzzle but false muzzle is missing, factory letter states gun was shipped as action & Schuetzen uncheckered stock only, no bbl. or forend, probably shipped to George Schoyen & he fitted the bbl. at that time, very rare in this configuration. $6500

thumbnail#3211A ORIGINAL BUCHEL GERMAN SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 8:15 X 46, 31 1⁄2 oct. bbl., engraved frame with a man carrying a gun over his shoulder on left side & a man with gun in right hand & left hand over eyes to see target on right side, scroll engraving around scenes, action marked Original Syst. Buchel D.R.G.M. , top of bbl. marked Prima Wittener In Stahl , DST, Schuetzen lever, checkered Schuetzen stock with large cheek rest & buttplate, sling swivels, bracket under the bbl. for rest shooting, 98% bbl. blue, receiver is turning brown, offset tang sight adjustable for windage & elevation, ramp bead front sight with protective ears, a picture of gun is on page 369 of THE OLD GERMAN TARGET ARMS book by Tom Rowe. $3750

thumbnail#3221A STEVENS MODEL 404 BREECH OR MUZZLE LOADING TARGET RIFLE, 32 40, 30 rd. bbl. made by K.R. Bresien of Warsaw NY& so marked on top of the bbl., top of bbl. tapped for scope blocks, original false muzzle & bullet starter, 100% bbl. blue, 100% casehardening on receiver, exc. wood, original steel crescent buttplate, Stevens Model 404 had a very low production run & are very scarce, K.R. Bresien was in business making bbls., 1979 date on this bbl., mint bore. $2995

thumbnail#3228A JAMES COCK PERCUSSION RIFLE, from Piqua Ohio, 44 cal., 33 heavy oct. bbl., very unusual half stock rifle with brass furniture, DST, patch box on right side is actually an old watch case that has been inletted into the stock, also semi precious stone with gold trim inletted into right side of stock, top of bbl. marked J. Cock Piqua , Goelcher lock, good overall condition. $550

#3229A WIN. HI WALL, 38 55, 30 #3 oct. bbl., Schuetzen DST, checkered PG stock with PG cap, Swiss Schuetzen buttplate, plain forend, exc. bore, 90% blue overall, open sights, scope blocks, stock has been modified from a Schuetzen stock to a semi deluxe rifle, scope blocks were probably added at a later date. $2850

#3231A WESLEY RICHARDS FALLING BLOCK TAKEDOWN RIFLE, Farquharson design, 400/360 cal., 28 rd. bbl., express folding 3 leaf rear sight, raised bead front sight along with the folding night sight that folds into base, top tang safety, very rare checkered offset burl wood stock for right handed shooter using his left eye, works very well, horn buttplate & PG cap & forend tip, silver shield behind PG for initials, sling swivels, mint bore, 98% blue, very rare gun. $7500

thumbnail#3232A WIN. HI WALL SCHUETZEN RIFLE, 32 40, 28 1⁄2 #4 oct. bbl., checkered Schuetzen stock with nickeled Schuetzen buttplate, cheek rest, checkered forend, DST, fancy scroll lever, Lyman tang sight, windage veneer front sight, no provision for rear bbl. sight, engraved metal PG cap, factory letter states it had 30 #4 oct. bbl., Schuetzen trigger, fancy stock, midrange & windgauge sights, exc. bore, 95% blue, exc. wood, 80% nickel on buttplate. $4950

thumbnail#3259A WIN. HI WALL, 40 70 Sharps straight, 30 #3 oct. bbl., open sights, VG wood & bore, 70% bbl. blue, no finish on the receiver. $2500