Charles Monroe Knupp percussion rifle, Somerset County, Pennsylvania

The photos below show a rifle made by the Bakersville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania gunsmith Charles Monroe Knupp. It lacks the Jonathan Dunmeyer-inspired patch box that some Knupp rifles feature, but does have a Dunmeyer-inspired lock plate. This rifle belongs to the grandchild of an individual who lived not too far from Bakersville. To see another Knupp rifle, click here.

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