British Commercial Pattern Musket With Brass Mounts

Richard Wilson

Marked "NEW JERSEY" on butt plate, "WILSON" on lock, and "LONDON" on top of barrel. "S/3" (S over 3) marked on wrist plate.  Produced by Richard Wilson of London.  Possibly from arms acquired by the Colony of New Jersey in 1757. Similar examples have been found with New Jersey and New York markings. 

Description (physical):

L: 61", Barrel length: 45.125", Bore: 0.75".