Lot 91 Detail
U.S. Model 1851 Cadet Percussion Musket, Dated 1853
.57 caliber, 40-inch rifled round barrel with ladder-type military sights and three
steel bands [third band marked 124]. Breech marked: V/P/[eaglehead]. Tang marked: 1853.
Lockplate marked: [spread eagle]/U.S./Spring/field /1853. Standard walnut stock with
polished steel furniture and sling mounts. Buttplate marked: U.S./A/33. Stock stamped with
numeral 19 in front of triggerguard. No inspector's cartouche.
Condition: Excellent. Clean metal with scattered wear and patina.
Wood with only minor wear and marks.
Note: 4000 of this model were produced, 1160 in 1853, 300 going to the Virginia
Military Institute under order of President Zachary Taylor. [see Flayderman 9A-305]
Estimate: $1800 - $2500
kit for pinfire cartridges (7mm, 9mm & 12mm)
does it work?
Basic one shell
16 gauge caliber kit
for pinfire shotgun
manual click here
Includes a brass
case, a cap holder, a firing pin and a long screw
included (out of Europe shipment)
Revive your antique French 11mm Model
1873 (Chamelot Delvigne) revolver
Manual click here
Content : 11 mm tools + 12
reloadable cases + 1 powder measuring cup + 25 lead bullets
Price list click here