The 1859-1863 Black powder rifles were widely used in the Civil War. Taylor's & Co. is proud to offer sporting versions of the Black powder target shooter, in both the 1859 Infantry Sharps model, with a single trigger, and the 1859 Berdan Military Sharps model, with a double-set trigger. Two models of carbines are also available: the 1859 Cavalry Sharps Carbine with Patch Box, and the 1863 Cavalry Sharps Carbine without Patch Box. All models feature case-hardened frames and blue barrel finish, and are made for use with .54 caliber, paper cartridges. The 1859 Cavalry Sharps Carbine features a patch box and round blue finish barrel.
|Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price||$1,160.00|
|Barrel Length||22 Inch Round|
|Finish||Blue Finish with Case Hardened Frame|
|Sights||Fixed Front Sight, Rear Ladder Sight|
|Overall Length||39 Inches|