This leather sling was issued with the Springfield Rifle Muskets from 1855 to 1866. It will fit all three-band Springfield’s as well as the C.S. Richmond, Mississippi, Zouave, two-band Enfield, and some of the carbines. Copied from an original, it measures 47″ (including the brass hook) and is made of Hermann Oak 7/8oz. leather and hand dipped in neatsfoot oil for a darker finish while protecting it from cracking or drying out. Stamped with the “Watervliet Arsenal” mark. Stamped with the “Watervliet Arsenal” mark. Made by our Master Leathersmith in Gettysburg, PA.