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1988.8.1527
Christopher C. Brand, Norwic...
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1988.8.1527 | 1855-1875 | L: 38 in, Barrel length: 22.5 in, H: 8.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | 1-1/16" bore ML; whale gun | 1988.8.1527v2.jpg | 1988.8.1527v1.jpg | single shot | muzzle-loading | rifle | firearm | percussion lock | brass | wood | lead | steel | Christopher C. Brand, Norwich, CT, U.S.A.

1994.28.14
Colt's Patent Manufacturing ...
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1994.28.14 | 1972 | L: 11 in, Barrel length: 5.5 in, H: 4.75 in | Gift in memory of Catherine Cotton | barrel, left side: Arizona Ranger Commemorative [barrel top:] Colt's Pt. F.A. Mfg. Co. Hartford, Conn. U.S.A./ 69311G70 | NIB | Scout | .22 | 323AR | 1994.28.14v1.jpg | 1994.28.14v2.jpg | 1994.28.14v3.jpg | 1994.28.14v4.jpg | firearm | nickel | steel | wood | pistol | Colt's Patent Manufacturing Company, Hartford, CT

1988.8.7
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.7 | 1960 | overall length: 38 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Made for presentation to President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960. | (bottom of receiver, front:) 2500000 BBL: WINCHESTER-TRADEMARK- MADE IN U.S.A. MODEL 94. 30-30 WIN. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL. TANG: WINCHESTER (IN GOLD) | This Model 1894 lever action carbine was especially finished to commemorate serial number 2,500,000 in the Model 1894 production line. Engraved and gold inlaid by master John Kusmit, its embellishment is based on the style no. 2 of the "Highly Finished Arms" catalog of 1897. No written record. | Winchester Model 1894 | .30-30 | 2500000 | 1988.8.7VIEW2.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW3.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW4.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW1.JPG | bear | deer | firearm | walnut | carving | checkered | engraving | inlay | steel | sporting | carbine | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT | engraver and gold inlay: John Kusmit

2002.1.1
crate, ammunition | Other | ...
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2002.1.1 | H: 7.625 in, width: 4.4375 in, L: 12.75 in | Gift from Arlie Jennerjohn | front panel: CHEST49-1-84 | 2002.1.1.jpg | 2002.1.1v2.jpg | 2002.1.1v4.jpg | 2002.1.1v2.jpg | 2002.1.1v3.jpg | 2002.1.1v4.jpg | 2002.1.1v1.jpg | 2002.1.1v3.jpg | 2002.1.1v1.jpg | crate, ammunition | Other | steel | leather | wood

1993.8.26
Feltman Products, Coney Isla...
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1993.8.26 | about 1935 | L: 36 in, Barrel length: 14 in, H: 8 in | Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson | [right receiver] Feltman Pneumatic | Machine Gun | Pat. in USA | other Pats. Pend. | Mfd. by Feltman Products | Coney Island, N.Y. | Fully automatic; pneumatic; patterned after the Model 1928 Thompson submachine gun. | .177 | 1993.8.26v2.jpg | 1993.8.26v1.jpg | 1993.8.26.JPG | firearm | gum wood | steel | rifle | airgun | Feltman Products, Coney Island, NY

1988.8.1591
Unknown | Pennsylvania | fir...
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1988.8.1591 | 1800-1820 | L: 53 in, Barrel length: 37.25 in, H: 10 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | multiple barrel; swivel breech; possibly made by D. Boyer of Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, around 1820; features over and under swivel barrels which are revolved by hand; barrels are released for turning by pulling back on the trigger guard; top barrel is in the firing position.. A: gun B: ramrod | American Double Barrel Long Rifle | .45 ML | 1988.8.1591.jpg | firearm | maple | brass | steel | rifle | Unknown | Pennsylvania

1.69.6437
unknown, Belgian | firearm |...
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1.69.6437 | 1840 | L: 7.25 in, Barrel length: 3 in, H: 3.5 in | Gift of Mrs. Irma D. Larom | [on each breech end of barrels:]1 (thru) 6 [on breech between nipples:] V (crown symbol above); L E G (letters encircled with star) (proof marks) | Mariette type Pepperbox; Belgian; 6 shots; Damascus barrels | .38 ML | 1.69.6437.v1.jpg | 1.69.6437.v2.jpg | firearm | wood | steel | pistol | Belgian Mariette Pepperbox Revolver, with Damascus Barrels Maker: Gilles Mariette; Cheratte, Belgium Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .38 (6 shot) Date: 1840 Catalog Number: 1.69.6437 Gift of Mrs. Irma D. Larom | unknown, Belgian

1993.8.19
Saint Etienne, France | fire...
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1993.8.19 | 1855-1870 | L: 45.5 in, Barrel length: 22.5625 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Thomas K. Hutchinson | Like the Giffard CO2 Air Rifle, this Giffard pistol houses a detachable gas reservoir below its barrel. Spare cylinders could be purchased with the pistol. | Paul Gifford patent gas pistol | .22 | 752 | 1993.8.19.JPG | firearm | wood | steel | airgun | pistol | Giffard Patent ("Carbonic Gas"-CO2) Air Pistol Maker: "Manufacture Francaise D'Armes Et Cycles"; St. Etienne, France Dates: 1890-1895; Serial No. 752 (gas chamber No. 1612) Caliber: .20-4.5 mm (rifled bore) Catalogue Number: 1993.8.19 Gift of Thomas Hutchinson Like the Giffard CO2 Air Rifle, this Giffard pistol houses a detachable gas reservoir below its barrel. Spare cylinders could be purchased with the pistol. | Saint Etienne, France

1988.8.447
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.447 | 1978 | L: 39.5 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | [on left side of barrel:] WINCHESTER - (registered trademark symbol) - MODEL 94 30-30 WIN.; MADE IN NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL [on top of barrel:] (letter P over letter W) (encircled) (proof mark) [on right side of barrel:] ANTLERED GAME [on bottom of receiver:] AG01068 [on receiver upper tang:] MODEL 1894; WINCHESTER [on medallion in right side of butt stock:] (picture of elk, deer, caribou, and moose) [on right side of receiver:] (picture of caribou bull, whitetail buck, moose bull) [on left side of receiver:] (picture of mule deer buck, bull and two cow elk) | Gold plated receivere and both barrel bands. no written record for this firearm. | Winchester Model 1894 Antlered Game | AG01068 | 1988.8.447v1.jpg | 1988.8.447v2.jpg | moose | elk | caribou | deer | antelopes | commemorative | firearm | wood | steel | carbine | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.1584
U.S. Armory, Harpers Ferry, ...
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1988.8.1584 | 1803 | L: 48 in, Barrel length: 33 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | This U.S. rifle Model 1803 was manufactured at the Harpers Ferry Armory. It is a first type, manufactured from 1803 to 1807. About 4000 were produced. It was the first U.S. regulation rifle, and was the issue weapon for the Lewis and Clark expedition May, 1804 to Sept, 1806. This model was used in the War of 1812. This gun is one of two known specimens dated "1803". The other is in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. | on lock: HARPER'S/FERRY/1803 U.S. (under eagle) [on left side of barrel:] 94 (inside circle;) U.S. (proofmark) | A: gun B: ramrod | Harper's Ferry U.S. Model 1803 Rifle Type I | .54 ML | 94 | 1988.8.1584v1.jpg | 1988.8.1584v2.jpg | 1988.8.1584v10.jpg | 1988.8.1584v11.jpg | 1988.8.1584v12.jpg | 1988.8.1584v3.jpg | 1988.8.1584v4.jpg | 1988.8.1584v5.jpg | 1988.8.1584v6.jpg | 1988.8.1584v7.jpg | 1988.8.1584v8.jpg | 1988.8.1584v9.jpg | 1988.8.1584.JPG | firearm | steel | wood | brass | rifle | U.S. Armory, Harpers Ferry, VA, U.S.A.

1988.8.2626.1
Colt Patent Firearms Manufac...
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1988.8.2626.1 | 1875-1876 | L: 50 in, Barrel length: 32 in, H: 61 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | PATENT PLATE: GATLING'S BATTERY GUN/PATENT DATES/MADE BY COLT'S PT. FIRE ARMS MFG. CO. HARTFORD, CONN. U.S.A. | no stock; normally carriage or tripod mounted (as displayed) | Model 1875 | .45-70 | 110 | 1988.8.2626v2.jpg | 1988.8.2626v5.jpg | 1988.8.2626v5.jpg | 1988.8.2626v7.jpg | 1988.8.2626v8.jpg | 1988.8.2626v1.jpg | 1988.8.2626v3.jpg | 1988.8.2626v4.jpg | 1988.8.2626v6.jpg | 1988.8.2626v7.jpg | 1988.8.2626v8.jpg | 1988.8.2626v1.jpg | 1988.8.2626v3.jpg | 1988.8.2626v4.jpg | 1988.8.2626v6.jpg | firearm | null | iron | steel | wood | brass | trigger | GATLING GUN | rifle | Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, CT

NA.504.257
Plains | pipe tomahawk | dia...
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NA.504.257 | L: 22 in, width: 9.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Steel one piece blade and pipe bowl; blade diamond shaped; wooden stem/handle with hot file marks; knob with hole drilled in it near end; hole for mouthpiece with cut away area of lips. | NA.504.257.JPG | na.504.257.jpg | file marks | pipe tomahawk | diamond shaped | wood | handle | blade | drilled | steel | Plains

1988.8.2021
Andres Johannesson, Romenas,...
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1988.8.2021 | 1840 | L: 8.5 in, Barrel length: 3.5 in, H: 4.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Pepperbox Pistol made in Sweden. For years it was believed that these brass pepperboxes were made by Darling brothers in the United States, but recent research has shown that they were made in Sweden. The Darling brothers, Barton and Benjamin M., 1836-1840, worked at Billingham, Mass., Shrewsbury Mass. and Woonsocket, R.I., Patented a pepperbox pistol April 13, 1836, patent #9,591. Not to be confused with the ro - called Darling pepperboxs marked A I S such as the present specimen. Barrels rotate bny hand. Brass barrels and frame. a self-defense type pistol. | [on left side of receiver:] A1S | Pepper Box (facsimile) | Darling (Facsimile) Pepperbox Pistol | .32 ML | 1988.8.2021.v1.jpg | 1988.8.2021.v2.jpg | firearm | wood | brass | steel | pistol | Darling (Facsimile) Pepperbox Pistol Maker: Andres Johannesson; Malmbacks Parish, Sweden Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .32 (4 shot) Date: 1840 Catalog Number: 1988.8.2021 Gift of Olin Corporation Winchester Arms Collection | Andres Johannesson, Romenas, Malmbacks Parish, Sweden

1995.5.1
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1995.5.1 | 1895 | L: 44.25 in, Barrel length: 26 in, H: 7.5 in | From Charles E. and Margaret Canfield Humberger in memory of Helen Stanford Canfield | top of barrel: Manufactured by the -/ -Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, Conn. U.S.A./ 30 W.C.F. | double set trigger, confirmed one of 5 such known. | Winchester Model 1894 | .30WCF | 12958 | 1995.5.1VIEW2.JPG | 1995.5.1VIEW1.JPG | firearm | steel | walnut | rifle | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.3352
Tower, England | firearm | s...
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1988.8.3352 | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | possibly cut down from a longer gun | British Tower Flintlock Pistol | .58 | 1988.8.3352v1.jpg | 1988.8.3352v2.jpg | firearm | steel | wood | pistol | Tower, England

2010.17.25.1
Wielgus, Robert J. | Remingt...
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2010.17.25.1 | 1997-2003 | width: 4.5 in, H: 3 in, depth: 1 in, Barrel length: 1.5 in | Gift of Raymond J. Wielgus | Robert Wielgus produced a series of handguns that were refined, chiseled, engraved, damascened, blued and carved, some with antique ivory. | RW 1997 | Box is covered with coarse brown linen, embossed identification name is on the lid, R.W. original number is on a brad on the right side of box. Mount consists of grey felt covered base board and brass fittings. Fittings are inserted into barrel and/or cylinder. Mount can be removed from the box. | Remington--Elliot Single Shot "Mississippi" Derringer | .41 | 2010.17.25.jpg | firearm | steel | gold | ivory | Wielgus, Robert J. | Remington | Remington Arms Company, Inc.; Ilion, NY

1988.8.3030
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.3030 | 1885-1920 | L: 40.625 in, Barrel length: 24.5 in, H: 8 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | top of barrel:MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO./NEW HAVEN CONN, U.S.A. PATENTED OCTOBER 7 1879. [bottom of barrel] 1 [inside forend] 22 [upper tang]PAT.OCT.7TH 79/WINCHESTER/TRADEMARK [lower tang] 103180 [bottom of frame] 17 [left side of barrel]25RF [top of barrel; left side of breech] (winchester proof mark) | 1 designates light barrel weight (on a scale of 1 to 5). Forend tapers to knurled filial with ebony wedge inlya. | Model 1885 Single Shot Low Wall Standard Model Rifle (Thickside frame) | .25 caliber | 103180 | 1988.8.3030v1.jpg | 1988.8.3030v2.jpg | firearm | steel | wood | blued | rifle | Winchester Repeating Arms Company; New Haven, CT

1988.8.779
Harpers Ferry Arsenal, Harpe...
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1988.8.779 | ca. 1848 | L: 57.5 in, Barrel length: 41 in, H: 7.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | This U.S. Model 1842 musket was manufactured at the U.S. Armory, Harpers Ferry, Va. 1844-1855. About 103,000 were made there. The arm was also made at the U.S. Armory, Springfield, MA, where about 172,000 were produced. Others were also made under contract. Some of the early production were used in the Mexican War 1846-1848. The arm was also used in the Civil War 1861-1865. This arm had several important distinctions: first regulation percussion musket made at National Armories; first U.S. model made at both armories with all parts interchangeable; last smoothbore arm in .69 caliber. | [lock] HARPERS | FERRY | 1843; [front of hammer] (eagle) | US; [barrel, left breech] AR (script) | P and V | P | (eagle head); [barrel tang] 1848; [inside trigger guard] 0; [top buttplate tang] US; [hammer screw slot, both sides] S | A: Musket; B: Ramrod; US M1842 Percussion Musket, caliber .69. 42" barrel. Single shot, muzzleloading smoothbore. One-piece walnut stock. All metal bright. Three bands spring retained. Brass blade front sight, bayonet lug under barrel. One-piece steel ramrod. (See Flayderman's Guide 5th Edition, p. 446; Gluckman, United States Muskets, Rifles, and Carbines; Fuller, Springfield Muzzloading Shoulder Arms, p. 96) From gun tag: "Metropolitan Museum in New York borrowed this gun exhibition in the Wilmington Society of Fine Arts, Wilmington, Delaware, Dec 1946-Feb 1947." | U.S. Model 1842 | .69 | not serially numbered | 1988.8.779v1.jpg | 1988.8.779v2.jpg | firearm | steel | walnut | plain | trigger | iron | musket | Harpers Ferry Arsenal, Harpers Ferry, VA | American

1988.8.1856
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.1856 | About 1900 | L: 47.75 in, Barrel length: 28 in, H: 6.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | none | Experimental; Designed by Wm. Mason, but made under Patent #619,132, issued Feb. 7, 1899; takedown | .30 CF | 1988.8.1856v1.jpg | 1988.8.1856v2.jpg | box magazine | rifle | repeater | firearm | lever action | self-contained metallic cartridge | breech-loading | steel | wood | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1988.8.1443
Remington Arms Union Metalli...
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1988.8.1443 | 1890-1933 | L: 37 in, Barrel length: 22.5 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | on top flat of barrel: REMINGTON ARMS-UNION METALLIC CARTRIDGE CO.,/REMINGTON WORKS, ILION, NEW YORK, U.S.A. (Remington trademark) [on left top flat of barrel:] .22 SHORT OR LONG [under barrel in front at forearm:] 252083 N [stamped in wood behind trigger guard:] H1 | Serial number not verified in the 01 2010 inventory with AMD and RNW | .22 Short/Long RF | 252083 | | 1988.8.1443.JPG | self-contained metallic cartridge | breech-loading | rifle | single shot | firearm | steel | wood | Remington Arms Union Metallic Cartridge Co., Ilion, NY, U.S.A.

1.69.4668
Safety edger. | steel | hard...
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1.69.4668 | L: 5.5 in, width: 1.25 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Imprinted on steel: "3" | Safety edger (see 1.69.4666). Steel (imprinted) with brass ferrule and polished hardwood bulbed haft. | 1.69.4668.JPG | Safety edger. | steel | hardwood | brass

1996.9.2
E. Remington and Son | firea...
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1996.9.2 | 1890-1900 | Gift of Marilyn Eastman Kingman | [barrel] E. REMINGTONS, ILION, N.Y; [receiver marked in two lines on the right side] HEPBURNS PAT/OCT. 18 1879 | blued steel octagonal and round barrel; casehardened receiver; blued steel hammer and breech block; blued steel vernier rear sight and spirit level front sight; chequered walnut stock | Hepburn No. 3 Long Range Target Rifle | .45 caliber | 119 | 1996.9.2.JPG | firearm | steel | wood | rifle | E. Remington and Son

1.69.4676
Western style edge tool. | s...
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1.69.4676 | L: 5.5 in, width: 1.25 in, depth: 1.25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Imprinted steel: "4" [blade imprinted:] "4" | Western style edge tool. Steel (imprinted) with tips bent up and U-shaped blade (imprinted). Brass ferrule and polished hardwood haft. This may be an Osborne tool (haft is Osborne 4-line engraved style). | 1.69.4676.JPG | Western style edge tool. | steel | hardwood | brass

1988.8.3128
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.3128 | 1983-1987 | L: 38.125 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | top of barrel, top of receiver:] Winchester Proof marks [left side of barrel:] WINCHESTER R (in a circle) BIG BORE MODEL 94 XTR - 375 WIN./ --NADE IN NEW HAVEN, CONN. U.S.A. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL-- [bottom of frame:] DVT 1218 [rubber recoil pad:] WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS | Forearm checkered select walnut. Shoulder stock smooth and unfinished regular grade walnut (raw wood). Red rubber recoil pad. | Model 94XTA "Big Bore" | .365 caliber | DVT 1218 | 1988.8.3128v1.jpg | 1988.8.3128v2.jpg | firearm | steel | wood | blued | rifle | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT