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US Model 1863 Rifle Musket by Springfield

.58 caliber, 40" barrel with three barrel bands, no S/N. Bright barrel, color case hardened lock, blued barrel bands and sight. Lock with standard US SPRINGFIELD markings and eagle, dated 1863 at rear. Barrel with matching date on breech and standard V/P/[eaglehead] proofs. Counterpane with crisp script JG and ESA cartouches. Retains original straight-shank, tulip head ramrod and lower sling swivel, upper swivel missing.

Condition:

Very good. Metal with some scattered surface oxidation and discoloration, lock with strong case color. All markings crisp and clear. Mechanically functional, very good bore is somewhat dirty. Stock with scattered handling marks, bumps and dings.

Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,350
10/30/2018

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