VERY FINE COMPLETE AND ORIGINAL FAYETTEVILLE RIFLE
inv # 01-19500
This is a fine crisp 100% original example of the popular brass mounted Confederate rifle made in Fayetteville, NC from captured Harper’s Ferry machinery. Standard configuration with 33” barrel dated “1864” at breech with captured Harper’s Ferry eagle font proof, “V” (viewed) & “P” (proved). The lockplate is marked forward of the hammer w/ eagle over “CSA” & “Fayetteville” & stamped behind the hammer “1864.” Buttplate has “CSA” surcharge; both barrel bands marked “U” (up). Inspectors cartouche “PB” stamped on flat opposite lock. This is a superior condition Fayetteville rifle, complete and original in every regard, crisp markings, smooth surfaces, you will not find many Fayetteville’s better than this and they will have to have the original finish.