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Fowling piece

Heidy Steidlmayer

Fowling piece

poems

by Heidy Steidlmayer

  • 106 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by TriQuarterly Books/ Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Poems, some previously published.

StatementHeidy Steidlmayer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3619.T4484 F69 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24840001M
ISBN 109780810152229
LC Control Number2011015569

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A treatise of the rifle, musket, pistol, and fowling-piece: embracing projectiles and sharp-shooting; also, the manufacture of guns, and the preparation of the materials suited to. Flat plated lock has simple line border engraving with no other markings present.

Lockplate is fairly heavily pitted and the hammer matches perfectly. The pan appears to have been rewelded into place indicating reconversion.

The round barrel is Fowling piece book brown in color with moderate pitting over the entire length. The length is 43 5/8" long. No front sight remains and a simple notched rear sight is.

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Restoration was performed by Jim. The lock was re-converted to flint, the barrel was stretched and some missing wood was replaced. An attractive fowling piece with some very nice engraving.

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The fowling piece in question is strongly baroque in style. It is mounted in heavily chiseled iron and stocked in burl maple. Stylistically, most of the gun conforms to the last two decades of the 17th century; however, a few features suggest a slightly later construction date. The first is the method the guard is attached to the stock.

Our Colonial American Fowler is a Lancaster county Pennsylvania Style fowling piece from the period. It is based largely on a surviving example believed to have been made by John Newcomer in, Hempfield Twp, Lancaster County.

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The trigger for this fowling piece was hand hammered, shaped and in-letted for perfect leverage and has a light trigger pull. The trigger was added to a brass trigger plate which accepts the tang bolt from the breech plug. The trigger guard is a brass lost wax casted.

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