Reproduction: Black Powder Pistol Priming Pin


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Artifact Identification Reproduction: Black Powder Pistol Priming Pin   (1996.24.2044B)
  1. Science & Technology T&E
  2. :
  3. Armaments
  4. :
  5. Armament Accessories
Artist/Maker Conneticut Valley Arms Inc.
Geographic Location
Period/Date American Revolutionary War, 1775 - 1783
Culture American

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 21.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 1.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 0.9 cm
Weight 28 g
Measuring Remarks The two diameters represent the diameter of each end.
Materials Metal--Brass, Varnish, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Manufacturing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information Incised on barrel: “Conneticut Valley Arms Inc.“

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