Dutch Percussion Musket

.70 caliber. 42.75" round barrel secured by three flat, spring-retained barrel bands. SN: 2394. Bright finish, smooth hardwood stock with recessed cheek rest. 1838 dated on buttplate tang. Musket is nominally of the French Model 1822 pattern, the basis for many military muskets during the mid-19th century, including the US Model 1842. Retains both sling swivels and a steel, button head ramrod that is not full length.


Fair. Metal with a moderately oxidized brown patina with some pitting and surface roughness. Buttplate in particular is heavily oxidized. Mechanically functional, fair bore is dark and pitted. Stock with moderate wear, scattered bumps, dings and mars.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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