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Rifles

circa 1779: Commonly used rifles of the War of Independence. In the centre is a 69 calibre French musket and at the bottom is a British Short Land Service Musket, commonly known as a 'Brown Bess'. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)
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Credit:
MPI / Stringer
Editorial #:
3094839
Collection:
Archive Photos
Date created:
January 01, 1779
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Release info:
Not released. More information
Source:
Archive Photos
Barcode:
JE9992
Object name:
98f/32/hgmp/12516/rv362