The first model British Army long land pattern Brown Bess musket was introduced in 1740 and was used in the French & Indian War as well as in the beginning of the American Revolution.
This model has no nose cap, but includes a steel ramrod n' flash guard which is required to fire at National Park sites. Includes bayonet n' sheath. All steel construction, no brass except fer flash guard. The lock is marked Dublin Castle.
The black powder reproduction we offer here has a 46 inch .75 caliber barrel made of tempered seamless high carbon steel. The lock is made with strong durable springs and has a case-hardened frizzen (hammer) that throws good sparks. The musket's total length is 63 inches and weighs 11 pounds.
Seen in AMC TV Series Turn and Starz TV Series Black Sails
• Rifle length: 62", Weight: 10 lbs 9oz
• Bayonet length: 22.5", Weight: 1 lbs 3oz
* India model length: 54 inch, Weight: 10 lbs 10 oz
All black powder weapons will ship Fedex 5 day ground, n' must be insured and signed for.