Springfield Armory Allin Conversion Model 18651863 "Trapdoor" Rifle

Springfield Armory Allin Conversion Model 1865/1863 "Trapdoor" Rifle

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Object Name
rifle
rifle, trapdoor
Other Terms
rifle; Firearms; Rim Fire;.50 In; Rifled; 07; Sa
date made
1865
associated date
1863
inventor
Allin, Erskine S.
maker
Springfield Armory
place made
United States
Measurements
overall, rifle: 55 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 140.97 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
AF.222281
catalog number
222281
maker number
D1863
Credit Line
U.S. War Department. Bureau of Ordnance
subject
Firearms
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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