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Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script
Date/Period: 1814


Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Measurement: .69- caliber barrel, length: 44.5”

Condition: Excellent [expertly cleaned], tight fissure at topside of wrist pinned
which doesn’t distract nor compromise the integrity of this specimen.

Additional Information: Lock is flat with beveled edges; small teat at rear of plate…”US”
in script above eagle facing left, above SPRINGFIELD in arc. Standard barrel
markings: P / small eagle head / and V near breech. Dated 1814 horizontally
behind hammer also displaying matching date on heel of buttplate; stock
impressed “US” behind sideplate. The barrel displays barrel
forger’s geometric [foundry] mark.
Integral forged iron flashpan; trigger guard is rounded at both ends.
This 1814 dated musket is the last model of the 1795 series [Type III] of the
first standardized musket with 44.5-inch barrel made for the U.S. government at
a US arsenal, and the first model made at the Springfield Armory. (Next came
the 1812 models with 42-inch barrels starting with 1814 date continuing to 1817).

$5,850.00

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Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

Musket, Springfield, Model 1795, Type III, Dated 1814, “US” Cartouche in Script

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