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    U.S. M1816/22 .69 Caliber Smoothbore Musket. With cone type alteration to percussion, A. Waters 1831, with corresponding date on the barrel tang. Barrel shortened to 25.5", the forestock accordingly. The original middle band with swivel is now friction fitted with a reformed shoulder. Doubtless altered for use as a carbine or musketoon. Metal generally smooth and dark, untouched, with just some light pitting around the nipple. Mechanically perfect, excellent markings. Wood excellent with nice smooth untouched patina and just a few minor dents. There is no ramrod.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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