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    18th Century French .69 Caliber Smoothbore Flintlock Musket with 1775 Datemark/ Proof on the Barrel at Breech. 44.75" barrel, conforming to the specifications for what is generally referred to as the M1772. The gun is in its original flintlock configuration, and appears to be complete and original in every respect. All metal with deep dark patina and scattered light to medium pitting. Wood with some very old smoothed/sanded areas but generally very good. A scarce 18th century original flintlock French infantry musket, that likely saw service in the American Revolution.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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