Punt gun by FR J. Bitterlich, Nashville, Tenn: gun weighs 23 lbs., is 65 in. overall, barrel is 47 in.Bitterlich was gunsmith in Nashville, 1861-1867. Gun has no trigger, no packing rod. Muzzleloading cap lock. A lot of states outlawed the use of these guns for waterfowl in the late 1800. Great curio and relic.
Tades Accepted: No
Personal colletion, pre-1898.