LOUISIANA MARKED PERCUSSION SHORT RIFLE CARBINE NEW ORLEANS
Original Pre Civil War Louisiana Maker Marked Percussion Short Rifle Carbine. The mechanics are fully functional with good working action and the hammer clicks in two positions. Has the New Orleans Maker Mark on the Lockplate in front of the hammer. The barrel is 19 3/4" with a very large bore (70 cal+). Has a smooth dirty bore and original brass pinch sight. The walnut stock is in good condition with some nice brass patriotic inlay. Couple small cracks around the nosecap area and buttplate otherwise no breaks or repairs. Brass buttplate, nosecap and trigger guard have a beautiful matching brass aged patina. Comes with original ramrod assembly and ramrod. Some initials carved on lefts side of stock. A great displaying weapon at a great price. Please see all photos.