November 02, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


706

French 1822T Civil War Import Percussion Musket

.69 caliber, 42.75" rifled round barrel, octagonal at the breech with proof marks.  Converted from flint with a large block nipple bolster.  Lockplate has proof marks, action functions properly.  Three band walnut stock with iron furniture, concave cheek rest on the left buttstock, and various European cartouches.  Complete with trumpet style ramrod.

Condition:

Good, metal with a plum brown patina with surface oxidation and evenly distributed pinpricking over the entire length of the gun. Good bore. Crisp wood with expected minor mars and an old sliver missing along the upper edge of the barrel channel between the two upper bands.

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$600
11/02/2016

 

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