Ballard-Pacific single shot rifle, .38-50 cal., 30" standard weight octagon barrel, double set tri
Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory
Start Price:875.00 USD
Winning Bid Undisclosed+ applicable fees & taxes.
SOLD at 2012 May 23 @ 08:38UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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Ballard-Pacific single shot rifle, .38-50 cal., 30" standard weight octagon barrel, double set triggers, long range tang sight, hooded front sight, blue and case hardened finish, serial #15283. The barrel shows75-85% original blue, even toning, some erosion and losses at the edges. The frame shows 30-50% case hardening, drifting to silver and patina. The stocks are very good+ with 80-90% original varnish, some minorscratches, but at least very good overall with excellent wood to metal fit. The butt plate shows case hardening drifting to patina; the action good, the bore near excellent. A correct style wiping rod isretained. Est.: $1,750-$3,500