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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
William Glaze & Co., Columbia, SC, U.S.A.
Descriptions
wood 4438 steel 2355 brass 1442
Names
percussion lock 56 musket 26 single shot 161 muzzle-loading 43 firearm 4093
Date:
1852
Dimensions:
L: 57.75 in, Barrel length: 42 in, H: 8 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
on lock: COLUMBIA/S.C. 1852 PALMETTO ARMORY, S * C (around palm tree) [on breech:] S.C. [on top of barrel:] P/V/(palm tree) (proofmarks) [on left side of barrel:] W.G. & Co. [on butt plate:] SC [stamped in wood in front of trigger guard:] 27 [scratched in right side of butt stock:] DSCO (stylized;) X
Remarks:
A: gun B: ramrod Copy of U.S. Model 1842. | bayonet attached, not numbered, image in object file.
Caliber/Gauge:
.69 ML
Serial Number:
not serially numbered
Accession Number:
1988.8.1573

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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