Make: Traditions / Spain
Serial Number: 141305778306
Year of Manufacture: Modern
Action Type: Single Shot Muzzle Loading Percussion
Markings: The right side of the barrel flat is marked “14-13-057783-06 Traditons Crockett / Made In Spain Old Saybrook , Ct. U.S.A. .32 Caliber 1:48”. The left side flat has the Black Powder Warning info.
Barrel Length: 31”
Sights / Optics: This rifle is mounted with a front blade and a notch rear sight both in dovetail slots.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are nicely grained wood. The right side of the stock about 6” in front of the hammer shows a long chip missing at the metal, the chip area has been darkly colored and there are no rough surfaces. There is a small chip missing on the right side behind the lock. There are other scratches dings and compression marks but no cracks. The LOP measures approx. 13 ½” from the front of the front trigger to the back of the brass buttplate. The stocks rate in about Good overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
Finish Originality: All Original
Bore Condition: The bore is blue and the rifling is sharp and deep. We shined a light down the bore and it looks very good, we also ran several patches and they came out a bit dirty but showing no rust.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 85% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows just a few nicks and dings on the barrel, and some wear on the top of the barrel flat at the rear sight. There is a protector ring around the nipple which has kept the surrounding metal in good condition. The metal around the wedge shows some marks on the right side. The Screw heads are in good serviceable condition showing some use and minor disfiguration. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Very good condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The set trigger sets and the forward trigger releases the hammer. We did not fire this rifle .
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: A ramrod is installed.
Our Assessment: This is a used but not abused black powder .32 rifle . This caliber is considered good for varmint hunting and should prove fun to shoot. If this rifle is your introduction to the “dark side” you will have much fun.
CA Legal or CA Private Party Transferable: This rifle is classified as an antique and can be sold to anyone 18 years of age with valid ID.
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UPS Insured shipping will cost $25. To reduce the likelihood of damage during shipping, we may disassemble long guns by removing stocks when it is possible & easy and will not damage the wood or screws. We will also break down takedowns. We have had problems with rough carrier handling breaking the stocks at the wrist, and since we have begun to disassemble, we have not had any breakage. All parts will be individually wrapped. If you would prefer to not have your item disassembled, please let us know as soon as you win the bid. We package all merchandise for shipment on the Monday following the sale.
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