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Joseph Lurch-type crank-wound rifle  


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Joseph Lurch-type crank-wound rifle.


With thanks to Sean Campbell, imaging manager of the Buffalo Bill Centre of the West in Cody, Wyoming, for permission to post these pics of a gun held in the Cody Firearms Museum. The blurb accompanying this gun follows.


Accession Number: 1993.8.40

Date : 1864-1872

Dimensions: L: 43 in, Barrel length: 21.125 in, H: 8 in

Credit Line: Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson

Synopsis: firearm- rifle- airgun- Unmarked, possibly Joseph Lurch- wood- brass- steel- New York airgun- .25