New Jersey Colt model 1863 percussion special contract musket
, .58 caliber, having walnut stock, stamped N. J.
on left flat, sling swivels, the barrel with VP eagle head proof, dated 1863
, as well as N. J. - steel
, the lock inscribed US Colts Pt F. A. Mfg. Co., Hartford Ct.
, dated 1863
, with two leaf folding rear sight, 40" barrel.
Overall very good condition, light handling marks to stock.