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American Percussion Rifle by Zettler, New York
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
.40 caliber, 32" octagonal barrel, patent breech, top of barrel marked Zettler, New York. Engraved tang, breech, lockplate and hammer. Engraved German silver patchbox with scrolls and stag. German silver furniture. Rear tang sight; front hooded sight. Fancy walnut stock with Schuetzen butt and cheek piece with engraved eagle inlaid. Checkered wrist. Missing ramrod.

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Barrel is very sharp and crisp with nice dark plum. Lock and hammer have dark patina. Rear portion of hammer has been cleaned and chemically enhanced. Stock is excellent with some nicks and dings. Bore is excellent.
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