English Trade Gun circa 1740

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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 13" and weight is about 7 lbs with a 48" barrel.

Available in 20, or 24 gauge smoothbore.

Barrel lengths available: 36" to 48".

Add $150 for walnut stock.

 Price $3250






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