Lot 188: Navy Arms Harpers Ferry 1805 Musket - .58 Cal.
December 4, 2016
Harrisburg, PA, USALive Auction
Description: SERIAL #: 10190 DESIGN: Italian made flintlock operated black powder rifle. 35-3/8" octagonal to round barrel. Made by Antonio Zoli & Company. MATERIAL/FINISH COMPOSITION: Browned steel barrel. Case hardened lock and lock plate. Half length wood straight stock with cheek piece for the right handed shooter. FEATURES: Brass blade front sight. U-notch rear sight. Lock plate is marked "(US Eagle motif) / NAVY ARMS CO." forward of the hammer and "HARPERS / FERRY / 1805" vertically behind the hammer. Brass crescent butt plate with top tang, patch box, trigger guard, side plate, and ramrod ferrule base. Stainless steel ramrod with brass tip. CONDITION: Excellent. Approximately 90% of the finish remains on metal components. Case colors are excellent. Spotty discoloration to brass components. Bore is excellent. Minimal wear to stock. Light wear to ramrod. INVENTORY NO. / CATEGORY: 4748/NRR ESTIMATE: $200 - $300