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Catalog Number 8241-153
Title Musket, Percussion Conversion from Flintlock, Asa Waters, Model 1816, Type 3
Object Name Musket, Percussion
Description Single shot, .69 Cal., percussion conversion from flintlock musket. Single round smoothbore barrel. Full wood stock. Iron alloy lock mechanism with copper alloy pan plug. Iron alloy mountings. Ramrod missing. Military issue.
Date 1833
Year Range from 1833
Year Range to 1833
Culture American
Material iron alloy, wood, copper alloy
Made Waters, Asa
Place of Origin USA: Massachusetts, Millbury
Makers mark "US" on various surfaces
"A. Waters" Millbury 1833" on lock plate
Height (in) 8.5
Length (in) 57.62
Credit line Walter J. Charnley Collection, Omaha (Douglas), Nebraska
Collection Charnley, Walter J.