| Austrian M1854 percussion musket |
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Austrian M1854 Lorenz musket. Fair condition overall, lock is a French or Belgian replacement which matches the condition of the rest of the metal, which is rusty and uncleaned. Hammer is an American replacement. Stock is uncleaned, cracked in the wrist, missing a piece above the lock, and slightly dry rotted in the butt. Lock is held in with older incorrect nuts and screws. Missing ramrod, middle barrel band, and upper barrel band. Does not function mechanically. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.