John J. Hayes Historical Collectibles

 
Joseph Perkin -Phila. 'Buck and Ball'
Joseph Perkin -Phila. 'Buck and Ball'

This is a massive Buck & Ball with a 51" barrel signed Joseph Perkin-Phila. The lock is also signed Perkin and functions properly. The barrel exhibits a very impressive and unique rear sight coupled with a tear drop front sight.  It was the property of Thomas Allen was has his name and 1797 engravved on the wrist escutcheon.  In the War of 1812 he served in the 5th Regt. (Fenton's ) Pa.Vol.  He participated in two of the bloodiest battles of the War 'Chippewa & Lundy Lane'.  A very historic piece.

Price: $5,950.00