1861 Springfield Musket - 1862 Dated, Model 1861 Springfield rifle musket with original bayonet and scabbard. This musket originated from an estate sale in Swamscott, Mass. in the 1960's. Bold markings are present on the lockplate of "1862" and "U.S. / Springfield". The lock is clearly dated 1862 in a horizontal line tot he rear of the hammer, and is stamped with the spread-winged American eagle forward of the hammer, and U.S./SPRINGFIELD in two horizontal lines below the bolster.
Inventory Number: RIF 027