Condition Report

Bid online at Bidsquare >

We will take you to Bidsquare, our preferred online bidding platform. Create your user account on Bidsquare (it only takes a moment) and register as a bidder in this sale.

Return to Catalog >

Continue browsing on Rago.

Bid with Rago >

Arrange a phone/absentee bid.

Back to Great Estates / March 18, 2017

1826

SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1861 MUSKET

With bayonet, proof marked for New Jersey, dated 1863; Overall length: 55"


Sale Price: $1,625

Estimate: $700 - $900


Condition Report

Nice overall condition, above average for the type. Original sling loose, dried and flaking. Apparently original metal flaw to lock, light brown over 85% of metal, VP over eagle and NJ proof mark dated 1863, lock marked US Springfield 1861, small wood flakes, possibly field replaced tang screw, sight intact but seized

Rago