RiflesSingle ShotUsed£ 1,595
Sharps Model 1852 Slanted Breech 0.52 Caliber Carbine Rifle
The scarce 1852 carbine was mfg. 1853-1855, total of approx. only 5,000 produced. Most were issued to the U.S. 2nd Dragoons fighting Indians in the West.
Slant breech action w/ Maynard primer feed mechanism on 1852 dated lock.
Left side has saddle ring on 9" bar. Brass band fastened walnut forearm. Straight grip walnut stock w/ brass carbine buttplate & rectangular lid patch box on right side.
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