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This is a perch belly percussion rifle, from the mid to late 19th century, also known as an Eastern halfstock rifle. It's likely from the era right after the Civil War, and it looks to be from the New York area. This is a sporting rifle.
Unfortunately, it's in very poor condition, with significant wear and damage to both metal and wood parts, with a completely missing percussion lock.
In this condition, the value would be perhaps $300.00.
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