Deringer Flintlock Military Rifle
.56 caliber, 42.5" octagonal barrel. Top of barrel marked H. Deringer, Phila. Notched rear barrel sight with a blade front sight. Flat-style lockplate with bevel edges. Flat-style hammer, rounded pan. Silver escutcheon with engraved initials WSCM. Brass mounted with a four-piece patchbox. Walnut stock with checkered wrist.
Provenance: A.C. Daum
This rifle is in the black. Missing the toe plate. All metal parts are untouched with nice even patina. Barrel has some pitting around the touch hole and spreading onto the barrel. Barrel markings are clear. Stock is black and untouched. Some scuffs, nicks and dings.