Lot 406 (Fine Sale, 13th February 2019)
Sold for £380
19TH CENTURY BRITISH PERCUSSION THREE BAND SNIDER TYPE BREECH LOADING MUSKET having 35'' (90cm) barrel, ladder sight, plain action marked 'Tower' dated 1871, fully stocked with steel ramrod, brass nosing, brass trigger guard and butt plate, sling swivels, no. 40811. (B.P. 24% incl. VAT)
Some pitting and wear commensurate with age but no obvious losses or significant damage. Appears complete, stock good, barrel not bent. Action appears to work. Rear sights appear original. Not deactivated. 238cm long approx.