Model 1816 Musket with H&P Alteration
.69 caliber, 42" barrel to of breech marked H&P; tang is dated 1861. Three-leaf rear sight. Lockplate marked U.S. M. T. Wickham and Phila 1827. Walnut stock with three barrel bands.
Provenance: A.C. Daum
Barrel is smooth and bright with sharp and crisp markings. Lock and hammer are smooth and bright with sharp markings. Rear sight with all of the original blue finish just lightly faded. Stock has nice sharp lines with open-grained look. Stock has some nicks and dings.