Colonial American flintlock long fowler
, approximately .65 caliber, having a shaped brass thumb escutcheon, dated 1767
, the brass butt plate with tang, inscribed I Dovalston
, brass side plate, the trigger guard terminal of a panoply of arms, no markings apparent on lock or barrel, 61 1/2" barrel.
Several cracks in stock along barrel, heavy pitting to barrel, 1/4" x 3" patch forward of the trigger guard.