A Russian 13-Bore Flintlock Infantry Musket
Lot 237
A Russian 13-Bore Flintlock Infantry Musket
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,461) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Russian 13-Bore Flintlock Infantry Musket
No. 4963, Dated 1828
With russet sighted barrel stamped with barrelsmith's mark 'SB' on the sighting flat at the breech, and retained by three spring-held brass barrel-bands, the forward one pierced and also forming the ramrod-entry, tang with back-sight, flat bevelled lock with rounded tail and stamped with dated Izhevsk manufactory mark (Neue Støckel 8604) beneath the brass pan, ring-neck cock, figured full stock with cheek-piece (chipped on one side of the butt-plate tang, ramrod channel with minor damage), regulation brass mounts stamped with inspector's marks including butt-plate struck with an Imperial eagle on the tang, and trigger-guard dated '1830' on the finial, sling loops, and original steel ramrod (steel parts with surface rust)
105 cm. barrel
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