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Belgian G. Mordant Chassepot Bolt Action Rifle

Belgian G. Mordant Chassepot Bolt Action Rifle

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Currently not on view
Object Name
rifle
rifle, bolt action
date made
ca 1867
place made
Belgium
Measurements
overall: 51 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in; 130.81 cm x 9.525 cm
ID Number
AF.229570
catalog number
229570
accession number
42272
serial number
L10
Credit Line
U.S. War Department. Bureau of Ordnance
subject
Firearms
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National Museum of American History
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