Patent Model, George Kesling Richards Double Hammer Percussion Rifle

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.251147Catalog Number: 251147Accession Number: 48865

Object Name: Gunrifle, percussionpatent modelObject Type: GunOther Terms: Gun; Firearms; Percussion Fire; .45 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; 01; Da

Measurements: overall, rifle: 49 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 125.095 cm x 4.7625 cm


Record Id: nmah_417160

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