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Accession Number: 1988.8.953

Date : 1872

Dimensions: L: 13.125 in, Barrel length: 7.5 in, H: 5 in

Credit Line: Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection

Inscription: [top of barrel:] ADDRESS COL. SAMl (letter l superscripted and underscored) COLT NEW-YORK U.S.A. AMERICA- [on cylinder:] COLTS PATENT NO. 22 ENGAGED 16 MAY 1843 [right side of barrel:] WRACO [left side of barrel:] .44 COLT PTD [lower left side of frame:] COLTS; PATENT [on back of loading gate:] 22 [on bottom rear of barrel, bottom front of frame, front of trigger guard and butt strap:] 92

Synopsis: firearm- revolver- Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, Connecticut- [top of barrel:] ADDRESS COL. SAMl (letter l superscripted and underscored) COLT NEW-YORK U.S.A. AMERICA- [on cylinder:] COLTS PATENT NO. 22 ENGAGED 16 MAY 1843 [right side of barrel:] WRACO [left side of barrel:] .44 COLT PTD [lower left side of frame:] COLTS; PATENT [on back of loading gate:] 22 [on bottom rear of barrel, bottom front of frame, front of trigger guard and butt strap:] 92- Colt Model 1872 or Open Top Cartridge revolver- .44 - 92

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