Lot 4005

A model 1845/55 sniper rifle

The Frey Collection – Firearms from Württemberg | A82f | Live auction | 194 Lots

Hammer price € 2,100

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Description

Rifled octagonal barrel in 17.5 mm calibre, rough bore with flat grooves, bayonet rail at the muzzle, quadrant rear sight, maker’s name "Oberndorf" on the breech, overpolished acceptance mark and number "257" on the left. Percussion lock, marked "Königl.Würt:Fabrik."on the lock plate. Full stock with iron/brass furniture, butt-stock stamped "1855" on the left. Iron parts partially spotted and slightly pitted, reworked and slightly bumped stock. Fore-end with two small repairs on the right. Length 115 cm.Provenance: Sammlung Karl FreyCondition: II - III Questions about the lot?

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The auction includes 195 lots and starts on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at 4 pm (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4190. The pre-sale viewing will take place from May 21 - 24, 2020, from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.