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Posted by on Mar 25, 2019 in Blog

Introducing… Maggie

Introducing… Maggie

I completed this beautiful fowler recently and she will take her place in my gun safe next to rifle I completed last summer.

Maggie has a 42″ long, 20 gauge Colerain barrel, a round-faced English flintlock, and brass furniture, which have all been distressed and antiqued.  I also fire-blued the screw and bolt heads as well as the single fancy trigger.  These are nestled in an absolutely gorgeous piece of highly-figured black cherry.  I chose not to embellish her any more than that as I did not wish to detract from the beauty of the wood I used for the stock.  These photos truly don’t do her any justice.

The 2019 Tennessee spring gobbler season opens on March 30.  I hope I can find the time to pattern her before then!  I believe any gobbler would be proud to be taken with this graceful beauty!