Model 1807 Indian Musket by Bridgewater
.69 caliber, 38" round barrel. Marked on the top of barrel United States. Marked in an oval "P" and "V" in another oval. Lockplate marked Bridgewater and dated 1815 forward of hammer is eagle with US in oval. Goose neck hammer, brass mounted with walnut stock.
Provenance: A.C. Daum
Touch hole has some pitting that spreads upward and onto the barrel. The barrel has a smooth dark brown patina, with good clear markings. Lockplate and hammer have dark brown patina with sharp and crisp markings. Stock has an old repair under the lock by the trigger, and around the nosecap. An old crack repaired forward of the lockplate on the right side of stock. A piece of wood was replaced on the left side opposite of the lock. Rear sidelock screw is a replacement. Stock has some nicks and dings.