Model 1861 Springfield Rifle-musket with Sling and Bayonet, c. 1862, walnut stock with no visible cartouche marks, steel lockplate dated on the tail 1862, and marked U.S./SPRINGFIELD, steel fittings, bayonet marked U.S., barrel lg. 40, overall lg. 55 1/2 in.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Some dings and nicks in the stock, steel has scattered dark patina, leather sling in good, supple condition.
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