Smooth-bore flintlock musket (Kentucky type)

1795–1810
Silas Allen (American)


Object Place: Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

143.51 cm (56 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.958

Medium or Technique

Maple, brass, silver

On View

Lurie-Marks Gallery (Gallery 138)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Arms and armor

Inscription

Inscribed "S.Allen" on silver rectangle inlaid in barrel

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. T.O. Richardson by exchange by V/T (Accession date November 19, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, by exchange