I posted this on the muzzleloading section, but this is probably the best location for this thread.
I may sell a 1861 Enfield musket/muzzleloader. What I really need to know is if this is a re-manufacture or an original. I am pretty sure it is a Re-Manufactured, but will put that up to the pros . See the pics below.
It is in very good condition for its age. Its wood stock is one piece. It has what looks to be an original sling on it and has ramrod. .58 caliber. It is definitely shootable.
The top reads:
ARMI SAN PAOLO-BRESCIA-ITALY
CAL. 58-3 1/2 DRAMS BLACK POWDER ONLY
Engraved by the hammer, there is a crown, and underneath the crown it reads:
Also, any other info that I should know would be helpful. This gun is also for sale so offers are welcome. Thanks