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Culture
American, Orwigsburg, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Title
Flintlock Swivel-Breech Longrifle
Work Type
Swivel breech over under double barrel gun
Firearms-Guns-Flintlock
Date
ca. 1830-40
Location
Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
Material
Steel, wood (curly maple, hickory), brass, silver
Measurements
L. 55 5/8 in. (141.3 cm); L. of barrel 40 1/2 in. (102.9 cm); Cal. of smooth bore 38 in. (9.7 mm); Cal. of rifled bore .37 in. (9.4 mm); Wt. 12 lb. 3 oz. (5528.2 g)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Marion Eppley, 1956
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LC-56_164_2-009.jpg
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