Percussion Musket

Date:
1854

Model 1841 Harpers Ferry Musket, 69 caliber. Although outmoded by the beginning of the Civil War, weapons of this type were used by soldiers of both sides.

Description (physical):

Wood, iron. L 148 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0034
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park