A French 13-Bore 1777 Model Flintlock Infantry Musket
Lot 236
A French 13-Bore 1777 Model Flintlock Infantry Musket
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
Lot Details
A French 13-Bore 1777 Model Flintlock Infantry Musket
Indistinctly Dated 1819
With plain barrel dated at the breech and retained by three spring-held barrel bands, the forward one carrying a brass fore-sight and also forming the ramrod-entry, plain tang, flat bevelled lock stamped 'M.re Imple. De Versailles (Neue Støckel 8702), brass pan, ring-neck cock, full stock (minor worming) stamped with circular arsenal mark centred on a fleur-de-lys on one side of the butt, recessed for the cheek on the other and stamped with the number '16' behind, regulation iron mounts, sling loops, and original iron ramrod (some rust patination and light pitting)
102.8 cm. barrel
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