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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Austrian M1854 percussion musket, 58 caliber, shortened - $325.00

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Austrian M1854 percussion musket. Artillery style 31-3/4" shortened barrel with stock shortened to middle band placement. Scarce 58 caliber rifled bore. Metal parts are partially cleaned, partially medium patina with some scattered light pitting. Ramrod, middle band, hammer screw, and rear sight are absent. Barrel tang is broken off and missing at screw. Stock was refinished at some point, showing scattered handling marks and some minor age checks in the butt. Faint initials in left side of butt. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.