Springfield Model 18671870 Officer's Sporting "Trapdoor" Rifle

Springfield Model 1867/1870 Officer's Sporting "Trapdoor" Rifle

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Object Name
rifle
rifle, trapdoor
Other Terms
rifle; Firearms; Center Fire;.50 In; Rifled; 07; 00; Sa
date made
ca 1870
associated date
1867
licensee
Allin, Erskine S.
maker
Springfield Armory
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 50 in x 2 3/8 in; 127 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
AF.222280
catalog number
222280
Credit Line
U.S. War Department. Bureau of Ordnance
subject
Firearms
Sports and Recreation, general
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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