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    U.S. Harpers Ferry Armory Model 1842 Percussion Musket.
    Unserialized, .69 caliber, 33-inch round barrel. Marked "HARPERS / FERRY / 1851" behind the hammer and with an eagle in front of the hammer. Barrel marked "V / P" near the breech. The original walnut stock has been shortened, retaining one of the three original barrel bands. Metal buttplate.

    Condition: Fair as altered. Metal with a smooth, mottled brown patina. Pitting to hammer. The original stock has been shortened, as noted and displays moderate surface dents, scratches and abrasions. Bore dark but the action remains crisp.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    12th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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