U.S. Hall-North Breechloading Percussion Carbine, Model 1840, Type 1

Date Made: 1840Associated Date: 1840

Licensee: Hall, John H.Maker: North, Simeon

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

Subject: Firearms


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Credit Line: War Department

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.247483Catalog Number: 247483Accession Number: 47226

Object Name: carbinecarbine, percussionOther Terms: carbine; Firearms; Percussion Fire; .52 In; Rifled; Breech Load; 03

Measurements: overall, carbine: 39 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 100.965 cm x 5.3975 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-1712-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_417017

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