MR1198 CONFEDERATE ALTERED MODEL 1842 MUSKET CUT TO MUSKETOON LENGTH; It has the CS Arsenal marking in Roman numerals “XXII”. Lock plate is marked 1851 with the Springfield markings. Wood is sound and solid with visible cartouches. Metal is plum/brown patina. This gun looks like it has “been around” and accompanying paperwork talks of its rarity and historical value.