43: Model 1808 Contract Jenks Flintlock Musket
Model 1808 Contract Jenks Flintlock Musket
.69 caliber, 44.625" round barrel, marked on top of barrel in an oval at breech P TW. Lockplate marked Jenks RI 1812 at the rear of plate; under the pan is an eagle with US in the talons. Flat-style lockplate with rounded pan, flat hammer. Walnut stock with three barrel bands.
All metal has been lightly cleaned to bright with some light staining and pitting. There is some pitting around the touch hole. Stock is excellent. Very sharp and crisp musket.