A Belgian flintlock trade rifle
The three-stage 34 inch barrel in .58 caliber smoothbore, the breech with Liege proofs. Lock with seated fox mark and dated 1856. Large iron triggerguard. Brass buttplate. Crude dragon-form brass sideplate. Full stock. No ramrod.
Condition: Very good. Metal showing smooth, dark patina overall. Wood with scattered light marks.