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Sharps Breechloading First Type

Sharps Breechloading First Type

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Object Name
Pistol
pistol, percussion
Date made
ca. 1854
maker
Sharps, Christian
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
metal, steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 8 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 22.225 cm x 3.175 cm
overall: 1 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in x 4 5/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 23.495 cm x 11.7475 cm
ID Number
1989.0748.02
catalog number
1989.0748.02
accession number
1989.0748
serial number
22
collector/donor number
P50K
Credit Line
Adriana T. and Edwin W. Bitter for the Bitter Family Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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