Sharps Model 1863 Percussion Civil War Percussion Saddle ring carbine, 52cal Bore VG plus strong rifling, Mech Exc tight action. Wood VG plus with cartouche and good wood to metal fit. Has a original 22” Rd barrel with original sights and Excellent Sharps address and New Model 1863 markings. The Receiver has the C Sharps Patent Sept 12th, 1848 markings on the left side and Excellent sharps and Lawrence markings on the lockplate right side. Has inspector initials on the barrel and saddle ring E.A.W. Serial# C13356 Co B 10th Indiana Volunteer Cavalry. Metal overall has an aged grey brown patina finish with some fine pitting in areas.