R & C Leonard 1808 Contract Musket - Caliber .69 standard configuration with 43 3/4" barrel with eagle head and "V" stamps at breech along with "US", which also appears on the left side of the stock behind the rear lock screw. Typical lock with straight spurred cock is stamped "R & C". Leonard", under the eagle, over "U.S." in front of cock, and "Canton 1813" at the rear. Southern style hammer, reminiscent of the Fayetteville, N.C. example.
Inventory Number: RIF 043