UNUSUAL US MODEL 1816 FLINTLOCK CARBINE CONVERSION:
In good general condition. Appears to have been period converted to a cavalry carbine. 37 7/8 inch overall length. 70 Caliber. 1817 dated on lockplate. Good metal bearing an untouched crusty brown age patina throughout. Faint markings. Missing the tang screw. Good action. Good stock showing some heavy wear in areas (see photos). An unusual and attractive early U.S. carbine!
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