Original lockplate for a Lamson, Goodnow & Yale contract Special Model 1861 rifle-musket. The LG&Y musket was a product of the firm of E.G. Lamson, A. F. Goodnow, and B. B. Yale with forging facilities at Windsor, Vermont and machine shops in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts. Fifty thousand LG&Y rifles were produced by the firm during the years 1862 thru 1864 and were known for their high-quality finish and craftsmanship. This example is armory bright with sharp edges and light pitting in spots.
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Inventory Number: RIF 139