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Model 1816 Flintlock Musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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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. 1822, walnut stock with two cartouche marks on the left side, steel fittings, the tail of the lockplate is marked SPRING/FIELD/1822, and has an eagle over US in front of the hammer, barrel tang marked 1822, barrel lg. 42, overall lg. 57 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Some dings and nicks in the stock, steel parts have some patina, barrel tang screw is a modern replacement.


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, United States, steel parts