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Rifle

Object Number: 
1644
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Wood, iron, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 59 1/4 in. ( 150.5 cm ) Part (barrel): 44 1/8 in. (112.1 cm)
Description: 
Wood, iron, and brass percussion rifle; octagon barrel with bladed brass front sight with five brass and one iron barrel band; iron trigger guard; brass side and buttplate; trumpet-head iron partial ramrod.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bob Bijur, 1931
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group