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French Model 1774 Musket

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

French Model 1774 Musket, c. 1774, .75 bore, walnut stock with "BM" carved on the butt below the trigger guard, iron fittings, lower barrel band has a ramrod retaining spring, lock markings are light and not discernable, no visible barrel markings, barrel lg. 42, overall lg. 57 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Stock has some dings and nicks, gun has been reconverted using an original cock and replaced pan and hammer, and the lock functions properly.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Bolt-action rifles, Charleville musket, Firearms, Military history, Muskets, Muzzleloaders, Potzdam Musket, Stock, Weapons