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CIVIL WAR .50 CAL MAYNARD CARBINE  Guns > Rifles > Antique (Pre-1899) Rifles - Perc. Misc.
Description: CIVIL WAR .50 CAL MAYNARD CARBINE MANUFACTURED BY THE MASSACHUSETTS ARMS CO. CHICOPEE FALLS, MASS. JUST OVER 20,000 MADE. PERCUSSION BREECHLOADER SINGLE SHOT . 20” ROUND BARREL WITH OCTAGONAL SECTION AT BREECH. DESIGNED BY EDWARD MAYNARD. QUITE A FAVORITE WITH THE CONFEDERATES , AS ONE OF THEIR OFFICAL WEAPONS. This IS A 1859 CARBINE ASSIGNED TO JAMES LITTLE OF CO. L 11TH NEW YORK CALVARY THIS IS A SOLID CLEAN ORIGINAL WEAPON WITH GOOD BROWN ON THE BARREL It showd years of wear and has heavy burn by the receiver and dark patina. On the right side of the butt are carved initials “j.L” in one inch letters. Just under these to the right is carved “11 NY” stamped into the top of the butt just above the buttplate are tiny characters “11 co. l” a search of the unit records finds only one possible match to these initials, Private James Little. Enlisted at age 36 Dec. 8 1863 to serve three years at New York City. Appointed Veterinary Surgeon, April 13, 1865 Mustered out as supernumerary July 21 1865, at Memphis Tenn. This rifle comes with a maynard manual and documentation on the gun and James Little Cost 2795.00 40.00 shipping No Credit Cards taken. Check or money order can take up to five days to clear. Please call with any questions. 8286988804

Condition: Used, Minor Wear
Caliber: .50 Black Powder
Location: NC

Trades Accepted: No

Return Policy:

3 Day Inspection

Shipping Notes: See Description

Item #: 957760931
Seller Since: Apr. 2001
Seller Level: Trusted Seller
This seller is an FFL
City: Hendersonville
State: NC
Phone: 828-698-8804

Shipping: $40.00
Accepted Payment Methods: Check Money Order
Returns: 3 Days

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