A wonderful Civil War US Military Model 1842 Percussion musket dated 1848 made at the Springfield Arsenal.

$ 2,750.00

 

A wonderful Civil War US Military Model 1842 Percussion musket dated 1848 made at the Springfield Arsenal.  42", .69 caliber smooth-bore barrel struck on the left side of breech with P and V as well as the date 1849 on the barrel tang.  All steel furniture.  The lock marked SPRINGFIELD, and dated 1848.  The stock is solid with a small chip of wood missing from the upper right edge of the fore-end, light scratches and dings from years of service.  In good mechanical working order.
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