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Mark on a hand revolved percussion rifle (modified Miller patent rifle).
The cylinder Jock is at the rear instead of the front of the cylinder.
The nipples are placed in the rear of the cylinder instead of around the
periphery. A reinforcing bar runs from the barrel lug to the frame, below the cylinder.
Capt. Noble and F.A. Abel ? Researches on explosives and gunpowder in 1874 ?
Noble & Little ? Barrel makers who were active in Pittsburgh in the 1850s ?