Skip to main content

Rifles (long guns)

Scope note

Firearms having a rifled bore and designed to be fired by one person from the shoulder. W

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300037181

Broader Terms used

long guns

Equivalent Terms used

rifle (long gun)

Created

12yrs ago

Citation for print

This page can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Terminology definition for: rifles (long guns)" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/terminology/term-87631 Accessed: 2024-02-24 20:41:52

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this page on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/terminology/term-87631|title=Terminology definition for: rifles (long guns)|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-02-24 20:41:52|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/terminology/term-87631

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...