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Object: Flintlock musket ["Springfield Model 1816"].

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Title Flintlock musket ["Springfield Model 1816"].
Production Springfield Armory (manufacturer(s)), 1832, Springfield
Materials steel, brass, wood, flint
Classification firearms, muskets
Dimensions Overall: 1460mm (Length) x 210mm (Height) x 65mm (Depth)
Credit line Gift of Petone West School, date unknown
Registration number DM000243

Springfield Model 1816 flintlock musket, U.S.A., 1832, calibre .69.

This musket probably came to New Zealand as a trade item about 1840.

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