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M1854 Austrian Lorenz musket

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M1854 Austrian Lorenz musket. Dated 854 (1854) on lock. Barrel original length, bore is very dirty and possibly bored out, as it measures about .60". Metal parts have dark patina with slightly granular surfaces. Stock has an added finish, slightly undersized to metal, and shortened to just in front of lower barrel band. Initials WAF in cheekrest. Hammer has spring tension, holds at half cock, but does not hold at full cock, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.