A .56-50 RIMFIRE TRIPLETT & SCOTT REPEATING CARBINE, CIRCA 1865, serial number 3445, with 22in. barrel rifled with three grooves and fitted with a block and blade front-sight and ladder rear-sight (missing the sliding bar), left side of action body stamped with manufacturer's name "MERIDEN MAN'FG / MERIDEN CONN" and "KENTUCKY" the action tang stamped "TRIPLETT & SCOTT / PATENT DEC. 6, 1864", two piece walnut stock, half fore-end secured by a single spring retained barrel band, iron mounted butt containing the seven round tubular magazine and fitted with sling swivels on both the top and bottom of the butt, much original blue to barrel and action as usual with these arms there is some cracking and damage to the butt where the magazine protrudes
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Sold as an exempt item under Section 58 (2) of the 1968 Firearms Act, to be held as a curiosity or ornament