May 02, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Hapers Ferry Model 1842 Musket with Bayonet

.69 caliber, 42" barrel secured by three flat spring retained bands, no S/N. Bright finish, walnut stock. Lock marked HARPERS / FERRY / 1850 with matching date on the tang, correct Harpers Ferry PB/P barrel inspection along with V / P / {eagle head} proofs. No discernible cartouches on counterpane. Retains both sling swivels and a full-length ramrod. Includes a Belgian-made French pattern 1847 socket bayonet that fits correctly.


Good. Metal heavily oxidized with a dark, uncleaned patina and some surface crust and scattered pitting. Markings remain legible in metal. Mechanically functional, good, heavily oxidized bore that is very dirty. Stock with scattered bumps, dings and mars. Bayonet good.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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