Model 1862 Sharps and Hankins Navy Model Carbine, c. 1862-65, walnut stock with steel fittings, brass buttplate, right side of frame marked SHARPS/&/HANKINS/PHILADA, and the left side marked SHARPS/PATENT/1859, steel barrel with leather covering, barrel lg. 24, overall lg. 39 in.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Stock in good condition, little finish remains on frame, most of the leather barrel covering is intact.
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