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Samuel Baum (Attributed) 090312-2
« on: March 27, 2009, 03:50:52 PM »
Smoothrifle/Fowler by Samuel Baum, attributed.
Barrel; 49 inches long, smooth, tapered, 54 caliber. 1 1/8" at breech and 5/8" at muzzle.
Overall length; 64 inches.
Length of pull; 13 inches.
Width of Butt; 1 1/2 inches.
W. Ketland & Co. lock.














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Who says those Upper Susquehanna rifles are not raised carved?


According to most, this gun doesn't exist, yet here it is. A hen's tooth, to be sure. A rare and wonderful Upper Susq gun. Not much I can say, except to add my voice to those who have already said 'Advance it to the Library'!


« Last Edit: December 28, 2019, 11:07:41 PM by Dennis Glazener »
In Memory of Lt. Catherine Hauptman Miller 6/1/21 - 10/1/00 & Capt. Raymond A. Miller 12/26/13 - 5/15/03...  They served proudly.