E. Allen 1862 Patent Model Rear Sight for Rifles

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: ZZ.RSN81704W05Patent Number: 36,760

Object Name: Sightsight, rearpatent modelObject Type: sightOther Terms: Sight; Instruments

Measurements: overall, sight: 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 2 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.175 cm x 7.3025 cmoverall, patent tag: 3 in x 3 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 8.255 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-01f8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_403766

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.