A 19th C. Percussion Whale Harpoon Gun by Grudchos & Eggers will sell as lot 13367b of Centurion Auctions October 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. This is a wonderful Nautical Collectible and is accompanied by a custom made display stand.This circa 1850 percussion whaling rifle by Grudchos & Eggers New Bedford, Mass has about a 1 inch bore and measures 40" total length. The rifle is accompanied by a two flued harpoon marked J.T. for James and Thomas Durfee of New Bedford, Mass., a toggle harpoon, and a lance. All of the pieces display beautifully on the iron and wood display stand included with the lot.
Estimate: $5,000 - 8,000
The Percussion Whaling Rifle is selling as lot 13367b of Centurion Auctions October 15th 2015 Militaria & Firearm Auction. Lot and auction details can be found at the Auction Page. The auction is open to the public and everyone is welcome to bid. Bidders may participate by Floor, Telephone, Absentee, and Internet Bidding.
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