Pierce's Darting Gun

Pierce's Darting Gun

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Object Name
Harpoon Gun?
Darting Gun
date made
circa 1865
This type of gun was invented by Capt. Eben Pierce
August 22, 1865
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 17 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 44.7675 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
1990.0018.103B
catalog number
1990.0018.103B
accession number
1990.0018
subject
Whaling
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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