The 1874 Sharps, or simply the Sharps Rifle, is known for its exceptional long range accuracy. At its peak in 1874, the Sharps Rifle was adopted by numerous armies worldwide and was one of the few designs to successfully use the metallic cartridge. An icon of the Old West and used in many movies and books, the 1874 Sharps continues to be an impressive feat of nineteenth century technology. The Chiappa Firearms Company is proud to present a finely crafted reproduction of this magnificent rifle with their "Down Under" model. Manufactured using a 34" precision heavy barrel, the "Down Under" shows its true colors at the bench with supreme accuracy. An oil finished American walnut stock with pewter forend makes this piece something to behold. The barrel, frame, and side lock show original markings, paying tribute to the legacy of this firearm. Add to your collection or start a new one with this expertly crafted reproduction by Chiappa Firearms.
Specifications and Features:
Chiappa Firearms 1874 Sharps Down Under
34" heavy barrel
American walnut stock
Drilled and tapped for Creedmoor sight
Original frame, barrel, and side lock markings