Lot 48 View Catalog
Jenks Breech Loading Flintlock Musketoon,
.64 caliber smoothbore, 25.562" round barrel, marked on the top flat at breech in five lines U>S>, 1839, Wm Jenks, EB, P. On the left flat of barrel is a"S". Rear of lockplate marked Chicoppe Falls Co. MS. Steel Tulip head ramrod, Steel buttplate and bands. Walnut stock. Jenks flintlock Musketoon are quite rare and seldom encountered today. They saw service in Florida, Pennsylvania and Texas. they were used by the lst and 2ND Dragoons along with being issued to Texas the Galveston Hussars.
17.5% up to 200,000
12.5% above 200,001
|Estimate||$20,000 – $25,000|