Lot 2330
Melchoir Fordney (PA), Flintlock Long Rifle
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, circa 1830s, full wooden stock, 42.4 in. octagonal barrel engraved M FORDNEY, 44 cal., double set triggers, brass hardware, lock engraved BIRD & CO. PHILADA WARRANTED, push button release patch lock with ornate engraving, brass wedges, raised cheek rest with American Eagle silver inlay, buttstock features engraving and checkered comb, wood fore-end features decorative linear engravings.

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Length 52 in.

From the Estate of the late John Stephen McLachlin, Florida

Small chip to forestock right side, small wood chip at top of lock, otherwise good condition.