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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Remington Maynard tape primed conversion musket - $450.00

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Remington Maynard tape primed conversion musket. Dated on lock and barrel 1857. Original length 42" barrel with stock shortened to below lower band. Metal parts with dark patina overall, showing some scale nearer the muzzle, possibly having been near a fire, and a patch of heavy pitting near the area of the lower band. Buttplate is also pitted. Stock is fair, lock mortise skived down long ago with some chipping to the mortise. Sling swivel is absent. Lock is functional, aside from catch for primer door is damaged and does not hold the door close. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.