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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Samuel Hawken, St. Louis, MO 6
Descriptions
steel 2355 maple 11
Names
firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
1839-1859
Dimensions:
L: 48 in, Barrel length: 32.5 in, H: 7.5 in, weight: 134 oz
Credit Line:
Gift of William B. Ruger, Sr. and Sturm, Ruger and Company
Inscription:
top of barrel: S. Hawken St. Louis [barrel, right side:] little
Remarks:
rifle with ramrod
Model:
S Hawken half stock percussion rifle
Caliber/Gauge:
.50, 8 grooves
Accession Number:
1997.4.8

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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Hawken Rifles and Harry Jackson
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