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    Model 1842 U.S. Percussion Musket. Dated 1848, 42" round barrel in .69 caliber. Lock plate marked "Harpers Ferry 1848" with eagle over U.S., barrel date is also 1848. All features as standard for this model. "W B" carved in stock. Functioning action. A nice honest Mexican War dated M1842 musket.

    Condition.
    All metal surfaces are pretty much an aged black patina. Barrel proofs are light. Pitting evident on barrel breech. No visible cartouche. Solid wood with expected wear in keeping with overall appearance of musket.


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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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