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    British Percussion Musket Basically a shorter version of the P1839 but with a single lock screw, no sideplate, and totally unmarked. The are two ramrod thimbles but no tail pipe. The hammer screw is replaced. There is a 3 digit serial number on the top of the barrel that has been twice marked out and changed. A pair of sling swivels on the gun appear to be a later addition. 31" .69 caliber smoothbore barrel with bayonet lug on the top. All brass mounts including oddly the trigger. Metal generally smooth and dark, stock very good with an old coat of varnish. Doubtless meant for British colonial use.

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    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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