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U.S. Remington Model 1863 Civil War Zouave Percussion Rifle with Sling and Bayonet

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory Start Price:600.00 USD Estimated At:0.00 - 0.00 USD
U.S. Remington Model 1863 Civil War Zouave Percussion Rifle with Sling and Bayonet

Estimate: $1600 - 2500
Blade front and three leaf rear sights, with "STEEL B.H." on the left flat, "US/(eagle) V P" and "1863" atop the chamber. Casehardened lock plate, marked "1863" behind the hammer, "(eagle)/ REMINGTON'S/ILION, N.Y.", "U.S." and "P" in front of the hammer. Smooth straight grip stock, with 2 barrel bands, tulip head ramrod, boxed "GP" and "KH" cartouches on the reverse of the lock, brass patch box containing a spare nipple, and a "H/U.S." stamped buttplate. With a wood and brass muzzle plug, a brown leather sling and a bayonet, 20 inch single fuller blade with a brass hilt and brass and leather scabbard.
BBL: 32 1/2 inch round
Stock: walnut
Gauge: 58
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grips:
Serial Number: NSN
Condition: Very good plus, with a mixed brown patina overall, showing 20% streaked original blue, concentrated in the protected areas and mild handling marks. The lock plate has turned a gray patina. Stock is fine, with a few scattered dents and scratches. Bayonet is very good, light spotting , mixed brass patina and scuffs on the leather. Mechanically fine.