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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Sharpe (Tower) London
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438 brass 1442
Names
firearm 4093 muzzle-loading 43 pistol 180 flintlock 28 single shot 161
Date:
1812
Dimensions:
L: 14.5 in, Barrel length: 8.5 in, H: 5.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on lock:] TOWER; SHARPE [on left side of barrel:] (crossed swords with crown in center cross section) (proof mark) EXTRA PROOF; (crown symbol above letters GR above letter "v" ?)(proof mark) [on top of barrel:] LONDON; (letters L E G and star symbol)(encircled) (Belgium proofmark)
Remarks:
a-gun; b-ramrod; has brass barrel
Caliber/Gauge:
.60 ML
Accession Number:
1988.8.2223

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