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    U.S. Bridesburg 1863 Percussion Musket.
    Unserialized, .64 caliber, 39-inch barrel with fixed front sight and folding rear sight. Blued finish. Lock marked: 1863, (eagle) and U.S. / BRIDESBURG. Smooth hardwood full stock with three barrel bands (each with a U stamped on them), two sling swivels and metal ramrod. Two faint cartouches to left side of stock, opposite of lock. U.S. marked metal buttplate.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a dark grey patina, with noticeable wear and patches of surface rust. Rear sight no longer folds, is stuck in fixed position. Heavy scuffs, dings and bruising present to wood. Action good. Dark bore.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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