943: English Percussion Rifle By Samuel Nock
English Percussion Rifle By Samuel Nock
.70 cal., 27" octagonal barrel, with patent breech. Marked on top of barrel Samuel Nock, Regeant St Piccadilly London, Maker to his Majesty. Engraved back-action percussion lock with safety. Engraved tang, patchbox with engraved standing stag and banknote scrolls, engraved toe plate that runs from tip of buttplate through the bottom of triggerguard with easy take down screw. Finely figured English checkered walnut stock with horn tip and sling swivels. Rosewood ramrod.
17.5% up to 200,000
12.5% above 200,001
|Estimate||$3,000 – $5,000|