Object: Flintlock musket ["Springfield Model 1816"].
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|Title||Flintlock musket ["Springfield Model 1816"].|
Springfield Armory (manufacturer(s)), 1832, Springfield
|Materials||steel, brass, wood, flint|
x 210mm (Height)
x 65mm (Depth)
|Credit line||Gift of Petone West School, date unknown|
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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