barrel length: 32 1/4 in. ( 81.9 cm )
Overall: 48 3/4 in. ( 123.8 cm )
stamped: left frame: "BORCHARDT PATENT/SHARPS RIFLE CO. BRIDGEPORT, CONN./U.S.A."; bottom frame: "6179"
stamped: barrel: "Old Reliable" (foliate); "SHARPS RIFLE CO. BRIDGEPORT, CONN."
Wood and steel rifle; steel furniture; ramrod channel; stamped marks on bottom and left of frame, and on barrel.
Gift of Kenneth C. Miller
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