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Catalog Number 1956.003.0024
Accession number 1956.003.
Object Name Rifle
Description U.S. Springfield rifle, 45/70 CAL from 1873. "U" on metal band that holds barrel to rifle. Number engraved on gun, "220633" (serial number). "US" on top of butt plate. "US SPRINGFIELD" on side. "V / P / P" on barrel.

Tag found with object: "U.S. Springfield. 45/70 Caliber. 1873. Known as Trap-Door Springfield, sights not original."
Collection Adam East Collection
Date 1873
Source East, Adam
Collector Adam East
Material Metal
People East, Adam H.