DescriptionE. Whitney M1812 .69 Caliber Smoothbore Flintlock Musket Barrel Stamped "Blunt & Syms". All metal is smooth and dark with areas of minor surface roughness and pitting on the butt plate. Marked N. Haven in scroll on the lock, no barrel proofs, stamped twice "Blunt & Syms" at the breech. Tight crisp action. Wood showing deep undisturbed patina, scattered small dents, a few minor cracks at the lock and side plate, and a chip at the base of the butt plate. Visible inspectors cartouche.
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