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|roller, right, primer, Other, lock|
|birds, sun, flowers|
|L: 4.875 in, width: 1.75 in, H: 2.375 in|
|[lockplate:] - FORSYTH & Co.; -- PATENT -- [lower back of roller primer holder:] R; 102|
|a-lock; b-roller primer holder; sectionalized. | Rev. Alexander Forsyth, a Scottish minister, was an avid sportsman and inventor. His invention of the percussion ignition system was the most important development in the evolution of firearms since the introduction of gunpowder.|
As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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