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    Fine Colt Model 1861 Special Musket Dated 1863 Metal smooth and bright save for one small area of pitting on the lock plate behind the hammer and the ramrod which is gray with areas of dark staining. All lettering is sharp and clear, barrel and lock dated 1863, mechanically perfect with tight crisp action. Sharp bore. Wood has sharp edges but does show a few shallow dents and the number 1065 stamped in the cheek, clear inspectors cartouche. A very attractive example of this highly desirable contract musket.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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