Cavalry Carbine

Maker: Starr Arms Company, Yonkers, New York

Manufacture Date: 1862 to 1865

Serial Number: 3393

SKU: SS340 Category:


A percussion Starr Arms, Civil War era, cavalry carbine with a saddle ring.  It has a brass barrel band, and a brass butt plate.  The left side of the barrel is stamped with the Government inspector, Edward Flather’s initials, “E F”.  The top of the butt plate is stamped with a very small “B”.  The right side of the lock plate, and the top of the barrel are stamped “STARR ARMS CO. // YONKERS, N.Y.”  The top tang is stamped “STARR’S PATENT // SEPT. 14TH  1858”.  The total production for these carbines was 20,601.


Caliber: .54 percussion

Overall Length: 37.875″

Barrel Length: 20.80″


Condition: Overall a nice honest gun with a dark age patina on its iron parts – Brass has a medium mustard age patina – Wood is very good with only minor nicks and bumps – Action is crisp and tight – Bore is good with some minor roughness


Questions: Call 801-554-5120

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