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Object Name RIFLED-MUSKET
Catalog Number 0985.13.00914
Date ca. 1850
Description Springfield model 1842 rifled-musket, barrel cut down. U.S. Eagle on the side of the lockplate. Intials on stock: "W.H." Stamped on lock: "Springfield 1850".
Dimensions L-46.25 inches
Made Springfield
Event Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
Provenance Picked up from the battlefield of Cold Harbor, Virginia.
Search Terms Overland Campaign
Battle of Cold Harbor / Second Cold Harbor
found on battlefield
Subjects Firearms
Guns