Image ID
ICHi-052652
Headline
.577 caliber percussion rifle-carbine
Date Created
1862
Creator
Royal Small Arms Factory
Creator Role
manufacturer
Artwork/Object Depicted
carbines;rifles (long guns)
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2014, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-052652
Inventory Number
1920.1350
Storage Location
DIA
Max Pixels - Height
2704
Max Pixels - Width
4064
KEYWORDS
1920.1350
United States. Civil War, 1861-1865
LN0370
carbine
armed forces
armies
civil wars
Lincoln at 200
rifles
United States. Army
i052652
i52652
ICHi-52652
577 caliber percussion rifle carbine

Detail view of a .577 caliber percussion rifle-carbine, 1862. Manufactured by the Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, England. Enfield rifles were used by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War.

Detail view of a .577 caliber percussion rifle-carbine, 1862. Manufactured by the Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, England. Enfield rifles were used by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War.

11/4/2008