1995.0011 Flintlock Rifle
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Rifle (Flintlock rifle)

  • Category:

    Weapons, Hunting, and Fishing

  • Creator (Role):

    Jacob Kuntz (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1812-1815

  • Materials:

    Iron; Brass; Silver; Maple; Horn

  • Museum Object Number:

    1995.0011


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1995.0011

Object Name

Rifle (Flintlock rifle)

Category

Weapons, Hunting, and Fishing

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Jacob Kuntz (Maker)
1780-1876
Peter Kuntz (Brother, Gunsmith)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1812-1815

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; Barrel, top; "Jacob Kuntz" engraved
2. Inscription; Thumb plate on wrist; "JH" engraved

Materials

Iron; Brass; Silver; Maple; Horn

Dimensions (inches)

9.5 (H) , 59.75 (L) , 2 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

24.13 (H) , 151.77 (L) , 5.08 (W)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fennimore, Donald L. 2004 Iron at Winterthur.
Published: pp. 204-207, cat. no. 98.