1874 Hartford Sharps Sporting Rifle
30" Full Oct Barrel in 50-70, with average bore
Some black powder roughness and strong rifling
One of fourty 50 caliber full oct in 30" made at Hartford
Double set triggers, straight grip action, triggers work very good
Metal is splotchy silver/gray, No pitting but a couple of dings on barrel
Stock and forearm have been replaced with a very nicely figured piece of walnut,
with a pewter nose cap,first class job.
All screws have been replaced and blued
Sighted with a blade front and Lawrence patent barrel sight
15xxx serial number
Invoice #4004                                                              $4,950.00    Sold
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