New York, East
10 July 2000
A .44 RF HENRY FIRST MODEL 1860 RIFLE, SERIAL NO. 955 FOR 1862
BRASS BLADE FORE-SIGHT AND PERIOD REPLACEMENT BUCK-HORN STYLE REAR SIGHT, BRASS FRAME, LATER TYPE LEVER WITH LATCH (PERIOD REPLACEMENT), WALNUT STOCK WITH CRACK AT WRIST (REPAIRED WITH THREE PINS), BRASS BUTT PLATE WITH ROUNDED HEEL.
24 INCH BARREL
GRAY-BROWN PATINA TO BARREL WITH VINTAGE REPLACED REAR SIGHT AS NOTED, FRAME WITH SCRATCHES, STOCK WITH VINTAGE REPAIR AND DEEP GOUGES TO LEFT SIDE, SHOWING OLD TACK HOLES ALONG COMB AND BELLY. MATCHING PARTS AND SCREWS THROUGHOUT.
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