Premier Fine Art & Antiques Auction
August 29, 2023
Below is just a small portion of the massive selection of high quality art & antiques to be featured in our upcoming August 29th 2023 auction! This auction will span multiple genres of collectibles, including Fine Paintings & Art, Jewelry & Silver, Orientalia, Rare Glass & Lamps, Early & Victorian Furniture, Decoys, Carvings, Coin-Op, & MORE!
Fine “As Found” Dickson Nelson Rifle
This rare last ditch rifle made in Dawson, Georgia in last 3 months of war saw service but has survived in beautiful attic condition, missing parts but still presents very well. This is well above average for other examples and Confederate longarms in general.
Excellent lock markings and dated 1865 make it among the last 150-200 guns made.
A copy of Doug Jones excellent article is found online catalog and tells the story of these rare arms.