Nice Early Civil War Merrill Percussion Carbine – Baltimore, Maryland


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First Model Merrill cavalry carbine #11,xxx as pictured.  Mechanically crisp with strong markings and a decent bore.  This weapon was patented in Baltimore, Maryland in July, 1856 and saw considerable use during the Civil War.  One of the favorite carbines of Union cavalry, the weapon was known for accuracy and dependability in the field.