Harpers Ferry Model 1841 U.S. Percussion Rifle Model Piece

Harpers Ferry Model 1841 U.S. Percussion Rifle Model Piece

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Object Name
rifle
rifle, percussion
Other Terms
rifle; Firearms; Percussion Fire;.54 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; Sa
date made
1841
associated date
1841
maker
Harpers Ferry Armory
place made
United States
Measurements
overall, rifle: 47 in x 2 1/8 in; 119.38 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
AF.247504
catalog number
247504
maker number
7 D1841
accession number
47226
serial number
7
Credit Line
War Department
subject
Firearms
Industrialization
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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