Remington Rolling Block - Cal. 50/70 - "New York Contract" or Remington
Experimental" - Barrel length 36" -
Very fine condition - Very nice even golden brown patina with no worn spots.
This is a fully functional breach loading firearm of circa 1871.
Has three line Remington marking and patent dates on tang. Reads
first line " REMINGTONS ILION N.Y. U.S.A." - Second line -
" PAT. MAY 3rd NOV 15th 1864 APRIL 17th 1866" - Third
line - "AUG 27th 1867 NOV 7th 1871".
Three barrel bans and rear sling swivel attached to action. Extremely high,
curved hammer spur: thumb lever for breech block protrudes outward with
locking action (returns to half cock when breech is closed). Barrel
has inspector markings and is numbered " 23 s " on left side
near action - " V " above "HP" on barrel under rear barrel band area
- "25" above "H" above "F" stamped at top of butt plate (unit
marking) - all barrel bands marked "B" - Patent date of "FEB
1866" on both sling swivels - Rear sight adjustable in increments
of 1 2 3 4 hundred yard markings - the letter "R" stamped on left side
of action. This rifle is in very excellent shape! Wood is in
excellent condition with cartouche left and right on wrist/grip area of
stock . All metal parts are in perfect working condition. Rifle bore is
excellent as well. This one is a keeper and new owner will be real happy
with this original Remington Rolling Block!
VALUE $ 750.00
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