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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Jacob and Samuel Hawken, St. Louis, MO
Descriptions
wood 4438 steel 2355
Names
firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
1822-1849
Dimensions:
L: 49.875 in, Barrel length: 33.25 in, H: 7.5 in, weight: 144 oz
Credit Line:
Gift of William B. Ruger, Sr. and Sturm, Ruger and Company
Inscription:
top of barrel: J. & S. Hawken. [lock plate:] Kingsland & Co/ Warranted [patch box cover:] (deer) [plate, left side:] U.S. eagle
Remarks:
Lock may have been imported from England.
Model:
J & S Hawken half stock percussion rifle
Caliber/Gauge:
land to grove 56, 7 grooves
Serial Number:
not serially numbered
Accession Number:
1997.4.2

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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