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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
A.D. Perry Arms Co., Newark, NJ, U.S.A. 3
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438
Names
carbine 62 firearm 4093 single shot 161 breech-loading 266 percussion lock 56
Date:
1855
Dimensions:
L: 36 x 36 in, Barrel length: 20.75 x 20.75 in, H: 9 x 9 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of barrel:] 708 [on top of receiver:] 708 [on top of breech:] A.D. PERRY; PATENTED; PERRY PATENT ARMS [Co]; NEWARK N.J.
Remarks:
.54 cal. Perry's primer mechanism. Old brass tag "96" on stock.
Accession Number:
1988.8.1372

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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