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Excellent Farmingdale Shiloh Sharps Model 1874 Single Shot Sporting Rifle

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory Start Price:1,200.00 USD Estimated At:2,500.00 - 3,750.00 USD
Excellent Farmingdale Shiloh Sharps Model 1874 Single Shot Sporting Rifle
This rifle is a reproduction of the famous Sharps 1874 single shot sporting rifle manufactured by the Shiloh Rifle Co. in Farmingdale, N.Y. The top barrel flat ahead of the rear sight is marked with the boxed "Old Reliable", followed by "SHILOH RIFLE MFG. CO." and "CALIBRE 45/2 78" behind the rear sight. The left side of the receiver is marked with the two line Farmingdale address. Brass blade front, adjustable rear buckhorn and short range tang mounted sights. The barrel has a matte blue finish with case colored remaining parts, and mounted with a very nicely figured smooth walnut forearm and straight grip stock, with a plastic "SHARPS/Old Reliable" marked buttplate.
BBL: 30 inch octagon
Stock: walnut
Gauge: 45-110
Finish: blue/case colored
Grips:
Serial Number: 5374
Condition: Excellent. The rifle retains 99% plus of the original blue and case colors with only slight handling marks. The wood is also excellent with a few very minor handling/storage marks. Sharp markings, excellent mechanics.