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United Kingdom - East India Compagny US Civil War Rifle - Musket P 42 Pattern E - Single Shot - Percussion - Rifle - 11 Bore

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Very good - 1850 - Barrel is Smoothbore

Country of manufacture: United Kingdom
Manufacturer/ Maker: East India Compagny US Civil War Rifle
Model: Musket P 42 Pattern E
Weapon Type: Rifle (More lots)
Firing mechanism: Percussion
Sub-type: Single Shot
Caliber: 11 Bore
Condition: Very good
Year of Manufacture: 1850
Barrel Rifling: Barrel is Smoothbore
Overall Length: 1397 mm
Barrel/ blade length: 990 mm

regulatory rifle East India compagny model P 42 pattern E lion marking on lock, imported to the United States for material requirements during the civil war (see attached invoice), very good general condition of wood and mechanical parts, frank percussion, perfect and removable chimney, forged rod and brass trim. This weapon was re-used as a commemorative piece for the 29th N.Y.V.I.R. Veterans (New York Volunteer Infantry regiment) for the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the battle of Chancellorsville (see descriptive sheet), a rosette was added on the strap with in its center the number of the regiment and an insert in the butt of a piece in brass with the U.S. regulatory acronym (approx. 4.5 cm diameter). The buyer will have a copy of the purchase document dated 1971

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