.69 caliber, 42" round barrel, no serial number. Left side of barrel marked VP near breech. Lockplate is marked Harpers Ferry and dated 184(?). Walnut stock with three barrel bands.
The bore is pitted. The barrel and all parts have been cleaned to a silver finish. The top of the barrel is pitted near the breech and the hammer is cracked. The percussion nipple is newer. The stock has several nicks and dings.