Our Price: $3,450

Harpers Ferry Model 1841 Mississippi Rifle with Civil War alteration to .58 caliber, provision for saber bayonet and long range rear sight. Otherwise standard configuration of popular 1841 US rifle made famous during the Mexican War as the “Mississippi rifle”. A complete, original example with “1850” date lock and “1851” dated barrel, correct inspector markings on stock and barrel, long range rear sight fitted for saber bayonet. 

Very good overall condition. Metal is cleaned with traces of original brown finish in protected areas, scattered areas of pitting. Complete and original other than missing front sling swivel. Mechanically fine with crisp rifled bore.