Belgian Vincennes Percussion Rifle

Belgian Vincennes Percussion Rifle

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Object Name
rifle
rifle
rifle, percussion
Other Terms
rifle; Firearms; Percussion Fire;.577 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; Sa
associated date
1871
place made
Belgium
Measurements
overall, rifle: 48 in x 2 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
AF.32842
catalog number
32842
accession number
69413
serial number
519
Credit Line
U.S. Military Service Institute
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National Museum of American History
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