Description U.S. Whitney-Ville contract M1861 Percussion Rifled musket in .58 caliber with a 38″ barrel. Dated 1864. Metal butt plate marked US. Smooth wood stock and front forend, marked “13” at the rear. three-bands (two marked “U”) Trigger guard marked “A”, Under barrel push/cleaning rod. Rear three-position flip up sight marked “5” and front fixed blade sight. Metal loops for mounting a shoulder sling. with wood muzzle plug Antique Black Powder, No FFL required and ships to buyers home. Condition: Antique VG with scratches, wood dings, finish wear/loss and metal oxidation. The rifled bore is rusty with visible rifling. Barrel Length: 38″ Serial: NVSN Manufacturer: Whitney-Ville Year: 1864 Caliber: .59 Model: Percussion Musket