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    US Surcharged French Model 1763 Charleville Musket. Unique in our experience, 52 1/2" overall with a 37 3/4" round smoothbore .77 caliber barrel. Metal smooth and gray with the exception of the breech and lock plate which are both heavily pitted. Deep US surcharge behind the hammer. Stock shows general wear with repair at the barrel tang behind the hammer and worm holes at the wrist. Stock exhibits large carved letters and "IN" stamp. Possibly modified / shortened for service with the US. An interesting musket worthy of more research. From the Michael Yeck Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    8th Saturday
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