.45 caliber, 42" octagonal barrel marked near the breech "13." Notched rear sight with blade front sight. Lockplate marked Virginia Manufactory Richmond and dated 1809. Flat-style lockplate with beveled edge, Flat hammer, round pan fixed to the lockplate. Brass mounted with four-piece patchbox. Walnut stock with cheek piece and molding incised carved running parallel with the barrel and ramrod channel.
Provenance: James W Blackburn Collection
Barrel has been lightly cleaned leaving a light patina. Nice sharp edges. Lockplate and hammer with a blue-to-brown look and sharp markings. Brass still retains a gilt finish. Stock is excellent with the initials "AC" carved into the cheek piece. Stock has some nicks and dings with nice old untouched patina.