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Buttplate and screws from musket

Object Number: 
INV.11851a-c
Date: 
1840-1865
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
largest: 4 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. ( 11.4 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: tang: "US"
Description: 
Iron buttplate and screws; stamped mark on tang of buttplate; two screws.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group