|Japanese matchlock musket - $850.00|
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Japanese matchlock musket, 37-1/2" octagon barrel of about .52 caliber bore and swamped (flared) muzzle. No markings apparent. Metal parts show average wear and use overall with an uneven patina. Numerous floral inlays in stock. Ramrod absent. Stock is good, showing a good deal of honest wear and use. Has a crack opposite the lock and a couple old slivers missing near the muzzle. Functions mechanically. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.