Zartman Percussion half stock Rifle 44 cal Bore VG plus strong rifling. Mech Exc, Wood VG plus , has very thin line cracks on the forwood along the barrel and on the toe of the stock. Has a 38” heavy Oct underribbed barrel marked J.Zartman in script engraving on the top. Has original sights. The Lockplate has engraving and is marked W H Sowers & Co Warranted. Has a brass cresent buttplate Triggerguard and ramrod guides. The stock has a small cheek piece also has double set triggers. Metal overall has a dark aged brown patina finish with pitting in the nipple area. Very clean sound Percussion Rifle J Zartman born in perry count Ohio and moved to and built gun is Licking County Ohio 1850 until 1888.