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The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1227

J. Thompson Side By Side Double Barrel Percussion Cap Shotgun, Mid 19th C., 16 Ga., 27" Barrels

Estimate: $700 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Scrolling engraved locks marked "Thompson". Side by side double barrel, faintly marked at the rib "J Thompson ______" Double triggers, engraved hammers and trigger guard. Carved maple stock with worn checkered grip and metal butt plate. No visible proof marks. Looks to be English or early American. Overall length of 44".


Light wear to the locks and barrel. Stock is in remarkably good condition with only an area of chipping at the forearm. Mechanically sound. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the ìRequest Condition Reportî or ìAsk a Questionî buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.