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"U.S. Model 1817 Flintlock “Common Rifle" (AL4914)
"U.S. Model 1817 flintlock “Common Rifle". Made by Nathan Starr & Son. Lockplate is dated 1840. About 6,000 were manufactured. Metal is brown with a mixture of patina. Frizzen spring and frizzen are later replacements. Stock shows handling wear. Cartouches are present. A very good looking “Common Rifle".