Jenks "Mule-Ear" Navy carbine, dated 1845, manufactured by N.P. Ames, Chicopee Massachusetts, in very good condition with brass mounts. Breech loading with the "mule ear" side hammer. Markings are crisp and clear. 42 inches long overall Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $55.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance.
Very good. Light plum brown finish to iron, stock is almost excellent. No pitting and little wear. The lower barrel band may be a replacement but us proper for this model. The cartouche on the stock is faintly visible. Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under terms and conditions.