English Trade Gun circa
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This trade gun is a
style imported from England from the second quarter of the 18th
century to early 19th 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.
The barrel is by Rice and is 48" long, octagon to round, and can be cut to
any length if you want a shorter barrel. The lock is by
Davis. Walnut stock
is available at extra cost. Pull is 13½" and
weight is about 7 lbs with a 48"
Available in 20,
or 24 gauge smoothbore.
available: 36" to 48".
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