This is a late Virginia style rifle with English influences. It is mounted in iron and has been aged.
The wood is
with a hand rubbed oil finish. The barrel is a Colrain 44" B weight
caliber. The lock
is a Chamber's late Ketland with a brass lock plate. The wrist has
checkered in an
English style with steel pins between the lines. The nosecap is
guard is copied from a Virginia Manufactory military rifle
circa 1806. The rifle
weighs 6½ lbs.