EXTREMELY RARE REMINGTON SPLIT BREACH CAVALRY CARBINE .50 CAL RIMFIRE

PLEASE CLICK IMAGE TO VIEW - EXTREMELY RARE REMINGTON SPLIT BREACH CAVALRY CARBINE .50 CAL RIMFIRE - manutactured by Savage Revolving Arms, Co, Middletown, Conn. Tang Marked 'Remington's Ilion NY....1864'. Remingtons first metallic cartridge longarm.  This is a type II with 20inch Barrel, US marked on the butt plate tang and with saddle ring and two sling swivels.  Part of the US contract 1864 of a total of 15000 rifles.  According to Flayderman a very scarce rifle due to the fact that virtually all of them were sold and shipped to the French for the Franco-Prussian war.  Very good condition, mirror rifled bore, good action and an inset repair to the stock and longitudinal crackl.  Easily good enough to shoot.

REF: s982

 

Price: £1,895.00
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