Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Flintlock Gun

Date:
ca. 1790–1800
Geography:
Pennsylvania
Culture:
American, Pennsylvania
Medium:
Steel, wood (curly maple, ash), brass, silver
Dimensions:
L. 62 1/8 in. (157.8 cm); L. of barrel 47 3/8 in. (120.3 cm); Cal. .50 in. (12.7 mm); Wt. 7 lb. 14 oz. (3572 g)
Classification:
Firearms-Guns-Flintlock
Credit Line:
Gift of Wilfrid Wood, 1956
Accession Number:
56.214
Not on view
Inscription: Barrel signed: H. Albright
Kauffman, Henry J. The Pennsylvania-Kentucky Rifle. Harrisburg, Pa.: Stackpole Co., 1960. pp. 169-172.

Sellers, Frank M. American Gunsmiths: A Source Book : a Comprehensive Listing of the American Gun Maker, Patentee, Gunsmith, and Entrepreneur. Highland Park, N.J.: Gun Room Press, 1983. p. 3.



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