A Spencer Civil War carbine
Serial no. 40383, .52 caliber 21 inch blued barrel. Standard model without Stabler cut-off. Oil-finished walnut stock and fore-end.
Condition: Fair to good. Barrel retaining most reblued finish. Markings worn. Action showing traces of arsenal recasehardening and scattered light spotting. Fore-end screw broken. Buttstock replaced.