N. P. Ames W. Jenks 1844 Side Hammer Breechloading Tape Primed Percussion Rifle

N. P. Ames W. Jenks 1844 Side Hammer Breechloading Tape Primed Percussion Rifle

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Object Name
rifle
rifle, percussion
Other Terms
rifle; Firearms; Percussion Fire;.52 In; Rifled; 05; 00; 03
date made
ca 1844
licensee
Jenks, William
maker
Ames, Nathan
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 52 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 133.35 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
AF.247469
catalog number
247469
accession number
47226
subject
Firearms
Navy
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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