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Tenn. (Unknown) 100723-1


 Tenn. Iron mounted rifle, swamped 46"x 7/8" x 38 caliber x 7 groove, original ramrod, converted from Flint, James M. Cooper lock, Pittsburgh, banana patch box 7/8"x 5 3/4". All furniture nail applied, guard has screws, hole for pick above toe plate, old replaced wood @ lock/tang, walnut stock, old nails in butt stock behind cheek indicate missing applied inlay. Nice plain mountain rifle with graceful architecture and fine proportions.


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