A Rare New Land Pattern Musket 58” overall. 42” barrel with Ordnance proofs, flat New Land pattern lock with Crown GR and inspector’s mark under pan. Full length walnut stock, barrel retained with 3 slides, butt with storekeeper’s stamp for 1802, inspector’s stamp behind the tang with regulation brass furniture comprising butt plate, trigger guard with sling swivel, ‘S’ shaped side plate with central screw, with 3 ramrod pipes. Original rammer with swell.
A very rare musket in very good darkly patinated sleepy condition. Lacking its forward swivel & nose-cap, otherwise very good.