Vintage Bridgeport Gun Implement 8 Gauge Tools
A set of scarce reloading tools built by Bridgeport, the largest supplier of loading tools in the last quarter of the 19th Century. This company operated from 1878 to 1908. We are pleased to offer this grouping of scarce 8 gauge loading tools in above average condition. Included in this 8 gauge lot is the antique reloading tool, cast iron marked B.G. 1 Co 1100 patt 1879. This piece shows 98% original brown paint and unpolished brass. Also included is a B/.G. 1 Co 1182 8 gauge capper which shows its original paint and polish; an 8 gauge recapper showing original green paint, blued steel lever. In addition are lesser loading accessories and a Knoch 8 gauge brass shell. A very scarce set of tools in far scarcer condition.