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Durs Egg Officer's Fusil with Matching Bayonet

.69 caliber, 37" barrel, no S/N. A fine British flintlock officer’s fusil by Durs Egg with full Tower and {crown} / GR marks.  This fine 1780’s period British officer’s fusil has a well-marked lockplate and line engraved swan-neck cock with line-engraved border. All small parts are original. The barrel is signed “D. Egg London” with viewed and proved stamps as well as a small stamp {crown} / DE. The finely molded walnut full stock has good figure in the butt. Brass regulation mounts comprise triggerguard, sideplate, buttplate, and three ramrod pipes and brass nose cap.

Condition:

Condition is excellent with some original polish remaining on lock with perfect markings. Barrel is smooth steel with no pitting. Stock rates excellent with only minor marks. Steel ramrod appears to be the original. Musket is complete with its original triangular bayonet in matching condition. A very fine fusil by one of England’s greatest makers

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$5,581
09/12/2018

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