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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Unknown 893 India 3
Descriptions
wood 4438 plain 345 metal 3340 trigger 354
Names
firearm 4093
Use
musket 82
Date:
1700-1800
Dimensions:
Barrel length: 46.125 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
This piece illustrates a primitive type of matchlock that was in use in Europe from about the end of the 15th century until about the middle of the 16th century. It was introduced into India early in the 16th century and continued in use there even as late as the first part of the 20th century.
Model:
East Indian Matchlock Musket
Caliber/Gauge:
.50
Accession Number:
1988.8.4023

Not currently on display


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