Late 18th century-1800. Classic form, 19 1/2” length with 11” barrel, gracefully flared from the middle to the muzzle and thickened breech. The top with inlaid brass maker’s seal and decorated in thick silver panels and stylized foliage. Walnut stock, with stamped decoration to the wrist and dummy ramrod. The lock chiseled in scroll work throughout. Brass furniture. Iconic form.