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Minnesota Arms shotgun
Single barrel shotgun manufactured for the Minnesota Arms Co. The gun was probably made by Crescent Fire Arms Co. of Norwich, Connecticut, which manufactured firearms for retailers and distributors under private labels. The break-action shotgun has an exposed hammer, a walnut two-piece pistol grip stock, a black hard rubber butt plate, and a bead foresight.
Content Category: artifacts
45 inches length (overall)
30 inches length (barrel)
Made for: Minnesota Arms Co.
Made by (possibly): Crescent Fire Arms Co.
Made in (possibly): Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Retailed in: Minnesota, United States
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Firearms
Creation: Not earlier than 1888 - Not later than 1931
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1997.271.1 (Accession Number)