Merrill Civil War Carbine 1 st Type 54 cal Bore VG plus, Mech VG plus, Wood VG plus with faint cartouche, Has a 22 1/8”Rd barrel with orig. sights. Rear sight is missing the long leaf. The top lever hs the Merrill patent markings and serial#11058 and the lockplate has Merrill Patent dates and serial#11058 matching. The Assembly numbers of the bbl , Rec, and boltetc are matching also. Has a brass patchbox,triggeguard and barrel band. Metal overall has ana ged grey finish with some pitting in the breech area.