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This is a closeup of one of Dave's personal Kentucky Longrifles, the muzzleloader. The picture is focusing on the rifle's lock. Just behind his hand you can see a small portion of a powder horn, which he also hand crafts and puts artistic scrimshaw on it. He builds these muzzleloaders mainly for historical reenactors. Black powder goes back to the beginning of our country, and much further back in other countries. Dave is a true artist, and is very creative.
Also by Patty Gross
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