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1983.6.1
Forsyth | roller | right | p...
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1983.6.1 | ca. 1805-1820 | L: 4.875 in, width: 1.75 in, H: 2.375 in | [lockplate:] - FORSYTH & Co.; -- PATENT -- [lower back of roller primer holder:] R; 102 | a-lock; b-roller primer holder; sectionalized. | Rev. Alexander Forsyth, a Scottish minister, was an avid sportsman and inventor. His invention of the percussion ignition system was the most important development in the evolution of firearms since the introduction of gunpowder. | 1983.6.1.jpg | 1983.6.1.jpg | birds | sun | flowers | roller | right | primer | Other | lock | Forsyth

1983.6.2
Forsyth | sliding | Other | ...
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1983.6.2 | ca. 1805-1820 | L: 4.875 in, width: 1.875 in, H: 3.625 in | [lockplate:] - FORSYTH ;-- PATENT -- | sectionalized. | Rev. Alexander Forsyth, a Scottish minister, was an avid sportsman and inventor. His invention of the percussion ignition system was the most important development in the evolution of firearms since the introduction of gunpowder. | 1983.6.2.jpg | 1983.6.2.jpg | flowers | sun | birds | sliding | Other | right | primer | lock | Forsyth