US Model 1861 Bridesburg Rifle

A US Civil War .58 caliber single shot percussion rifle musket. Manufactured by Bridesburg Machine Works of Pennsylvania this rifle came from the estate of a family originally residing in Bucktown, PA. The family home was reportedly used as a hospital for soldiers during the Civil War. Presented for sale in original, as found condition. Absolutely no cleaning or restoration has been performed. Comes with US Model 1855 socket bayone including scabbard with leather frog bearing US medallion. Blade length 18 inches, muzzle ring 19.8mm, also in as found condition. Comes with letter from original owner and appraisal report.

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$1,995.00

US Model 1861 Bridesburg Rifle AN314

US Model 1861 Bridesburg Rifle Description

A US Civil War .58 caliber single shot percussion rifle musket. Manufactured by Bridesburg Machine Works of Pennsylvania this rifle came from the estate of a family originally residing in Bucktown, PA. The family home was reportedly used as a hospital for soldiers during the Civil War. Presented for sale in original, as found condition. Absolutely no cleaning or restoration has been performed. Comes with US Model 1855 socket bayone including scabbard with leather frog bearing US medallion. Blade length 18 inches, muzzle ring 19.8mm, also in as found condition. Comes with letter from original owner and appraisal report.

US Model 1861 Bridesburg Rifle Additional Information

Catalog Number AN314