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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Isaiah Lukens, Philadelphia, PA
Names
airgun 22 firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
ca. 1803
Dimensions:
L: 50 in, Barrel length: 34.5 in, H: 9.25 in
Credit Line:
none listed, but ownership field refers to Alan S. Kelley | Museum purchase
Inscription:
[lockplate:] LUKENS
Remarks:
brass barrel; walnut stock with silver mounts; copper air reservoir; of the same type and by the same maker as the air rifle carried by Meriwether Lewis. Believed to be the Lewis gun due to repairs.
Publication:
Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, September.
Accession Number:
1991.5.1

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.

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