Model 1841 Rifle by E. Whitney
.54 caliber, 33" barrel, dated 1851 on the top of the tang. Marked on the barrel U.S SK V P. Notched rear barrel sight. Lockplate marked E. Whitney US and on the rear of lockplate marked N. Haven; dated 1850. Brass mounted with walnut stock.
Provenance: A.C. Daum
Barrel still retains brown finish. Lockplate and hammer with nice mottled grey with sharp markings. Brass with nice tarnished patina. Stock is very good with some nicks and dings. Two very nice cartouches on the left flat opposite of the lock.