A 10-Bore Flintlock Commercial Service Musket

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Lot 3S58
A 10-Bore Flintlock Commercial Service Musket
Late 18th/Early 19th Century

Sold for £ 1,375 (US$ 1,880) inc. premium
A 10-Bore Flintlock Commercial Service Musket
Late 18th/Early 19th Century
With russet barrel, fore-sight also forming a bayonet-lug, border engraved rounded lock with 'GR' crowned, swan neck cock, figured three-quarter stock (minor old bruising and split at the tang), brass mounts of regulation pattern including side-plate and ramrod-pipes of Eliott pattern, brass fore-end cap, sling loops, and steel ramrod, possibly original, Tower private proof marks
39in. barrel

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Dr. Frank Miller Estate Collection
    James D. Julia, Inc., Fairfield, Maine, 6 & 7 October 2008, lot 2244
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S58 Section 58 obsolete calibre

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