19th Century English Percussion Fowler
19th century English Percussion Fowler
circa 1850s, walnut half stock with iron mounts, five silver geometric inlays and an eagle inlay on the butt, barrel, 42.5 in., stamped LONDON with two hallmarks, 11/16 in. bore, 58 in. overall length.
With remains of a charge extracted in 1976.
Property deaccessioned from the North Carolina Museum of History.
Small area of loss to the stock below the lockplate; barrel pitting near the hammer.