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    U.S. M1863 .58 Caliber Rifled Musket Springfield 1863. In untouched condition, all metal smooth and dark with traces of case colors on the lock and bluing on the barrel and bands. Untouched stock has a smooth patina and sharp edges with some small minor dents and scratches. Left side of stock has "ESA" and "GWS" cartouches. Mechanically perfect, excellent bore, original ramrod. Stock is stamped with large eagle & shield over "Whitney Arms Co". This is a rifle purchased by Whitney who after slight alterations - such as bluing the barrel, resold them. Complete with original sling.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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