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Model 1842 Springfield Musket

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Model 1842 Springfield Musket, c. 1849, walnut stock with steel fittings, lockplate marked SPRING/FIELD/1849, barrel dated 1845 and proofmarked, barrel lg. 42, overall lg. 57 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Stock has some dings and nicks, steel parts have a little very light rust, front barrel band spring is missing the pin.


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 parts