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Model 1816 Flintlock Musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Model 1816 Flintlock Musket, c. 1824, walnut stock, steel fittings, tail of the lockplate marked HARPERS/FERRY/1824, marked with an eagle in front of the hammer, no barrel markings, steel ramrod from a later model Springfield, barrel lg. 42, overall lg. 57 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some dings and nicks in the stock, steel parts have some patina and light rust on the barrel.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

steel fittings, steel ramrod, Springfield, steel parts