English Trade Gun circa
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This trade gun is a
style imported from England during the second quarter of the 18th
century. It was designed from original parts found in southeast
America and period documents. Typical features include sheet brass hardware nailed on instead
of using screws. No entry thimble or nosecap. This gun has a 42"
octagon-round barrel, plain maple or walnut stock and a Davis lock. Pull is 13½" and
weight is about 7½ lbs with a 42"
Available in 20,
or 24 gauge smoothbore or .54 or 58 rifled barrel.
available: 36" or 42".
$1995 stained and finished
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me to discuss building one for you.