Overall: 38 1/2 in. ( 97.8 cm )
Part (barrel): 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm)
stamped: behind breechblock: "B.F. JOSLYN'S PATENT/OCT 8TH 1861/JUNE 24TH 1862"; top breechblock: "6362"
stamped: lockplate: "JOSLYN FIRE ARMS CO./STONINGTON CONN/1864"
stamped: barrel: "FDL"; rear sight: "L" (probably inspector marks)
Wood, steel, and iron carbine; iron furniture; stamped marks on barrel, lockplate, breechblock, rear sight, and barrel tang; stamped cartouches on left side of stock.
Gift of Charles MacCauley
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