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First Model Virginia Manufactory Musket

Object Number: 
INV.8659
Date: 
1806
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 in. ( 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: center lockplate: "VIRGINIA/Manufactory" ("Manufactory" in foliate); tail: "RICHMOND/1806"
Description: 
Iron flintlock; lockplate, pan, and cock with leather-sheathed brown musket flint; stamped marks at center and tail of lockplate.
Gallery Label: 
This lock was mounted on a First Model Virginia Manufactory Musket.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group