British Enfield pattern 1853 percussion musket
, approximately .577 caliber, the walnut stock with name Benn Dunn
carved on right side, brass butt plate and trigger guard, the lock inscribed Tower 1862
and a crown, the barrel with illegible proof marks, 38 7/8" barrel. There was a Confederate soldier Benjamin Dunn listed on the rolls of the thirteenth regiment, Texas Volunteers.
Overall good condition, handling marks to stock, 1/4" x 1" patch to stock just below lock, heavy pitting at bolster.