Jacob and Samuel Hawken are among the most famous makers of American muzzleloaders. Their half-stock and full-stock rifles are emblematic of the American frontier era, and bear strong similarities to other early American woodworking artisans. They are quintessential Americana.
In a bidding battle between our RIAC Live bidding platform against a live phone bidder, the numbers quickly rose and more than doubled the Hawken rifle’s high estimate.
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