The museum is open Fridays through Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free timed-entry passes are required. Review our latest visitor safety guidelines.

A. Waters Model 18161821 Contract Percussion Conversion Musket

A. Waters Model 1816/1821 Contract Percussion Conversion Musket

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
musket
musket, percussion conversion
date made
1821
associated date
1821
maker
Waters, Asa
place made
United States
Measurements
overall, musket: 57 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 146.685 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
AF.247403
catalog number
247403
accession number
47226
maker number
D1821
Credit Line
War Department
subject
Firearms
See more items in
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object