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1994.20.1
Manhattan Firearms Manufactu...
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1994.20.1 | 1850-1860 | L: 8.25 in, H: 4 in, Barrel length: 4 in | None | [barrel] cast steel; [left side, hammer] Manhattan F.A. Mfg. Co. | New York | mechanically inoperative | American Pepperbox Pistol | .28 | .31 ML | 47 | 1994.20.1v2.jpg | 1994.20.1v1.jpg | firearm | wood | iron | Manhattan Firearms Manufacturing Company; Norwich, CT

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

NA.506.30
Shona-hah, Mary | figurine |...
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NA.506.30 | ca. 1968 | H: 9.5 in, Base Length: 10.25 in, Base Width: 8.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Carved figure of woman seated in front of loom wearing bark skirt and wool blanket; basket of wool nest to loom. | NA.506.30.JPG | na.506.30.jpg | figurine | carved | wood | Shona-hah, Mary

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

1988.8.2633
French | firearm | iron | br...
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1988.8.2633 | 1770-1780 | L: 12 in, H: 5.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | French greatcoat pocket pistol. Brass lockplate. Self-defense type pistol. | bird's head butt | French Flintlock Traveling Pistol | 61 at muzzle | 1988.8.2633.v2.jpg | 1988.8.2633.v1.jpg | firearm | iron | brass | wood | pistol | French Flintlock Greatcoat Traveling Pocket Pistol Maker: Unknown; Unknown, France Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .61 Date: 1770-1780 Catalog Number: 1988.8.2633 Gift of Olin Corporation Winchester Arms Collection | French

NA.503.5
Northern Plains | Sioux | ho...
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NA.503.5 | ca. 1885 | arrow length: 32.25 in | Mr. and Mrs. Royal B. Hassrick Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Games and Gambling Accessories of Games. Round wooden hoop laced with rawhide thongs, painted yellow and blue. Two arrows with carved tips and feathers with horse hair on upper end. | NA.503.5A-C.JPG | hoop and arrow game | wood | pigment | Horse Hair | feathers | rawhide thongs | Northern Plains | Sioux

1988.8.1241
Hiram Berdan, New York, NY |...
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1988.8.1241 | ca. 1863 | L: 55.5 in, Barrel length: 39 in, H: 9.25 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Breech-loading percussion rifle. American. circa 1863. unsigned (designed by Hiram Berdan). One of the most unusual firearms to have been made during the Civil War, this rifle's hammer is sculpted into a portrait bust of President Abraham Lincoln. The Cody Firearms Museum's collections boast the only known example. | Lincoln Head Hammer, designed by Hiram Berdan | .44, 6 groove rifling | Book: Liberty and Freedom, A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas; by David Hackett Fischer; Virginia Historical Society; Oxford University Press, New York; 2005; page 307 | 1988.8.1241.JPG | 1988.8.1241v2.jpg | 1988.8.1214.jpg | 1988.8.1241.jpg | 1988.8.1241v1.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v1.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v10.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v11.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v13.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v4.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v6.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v7.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v8.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v12.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v2.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v3.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v5.jpg | 1988.8.1241.v9.jpg | Lincoln, Abraham | firearm | wood | metal | rifle | Hiram Berdan, New York, NY

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

NA.507.69
Crow Indian Reservation, Mon...
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NA.507.69 | ca. 1930 | L: 36.5 in, H: 8.25 in | The Crow Indian Collection of Dr. William and Anna Petzoldt, gift of Genevieve Petzoldt Fitzgerald | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wood rod with 4 miniature leather figures and rawhide saddles; small travois with rawhide bundles attached to one end; large tin cones at both ends and middle; leather strap attached near both ends. Replica Travois-Horses carrying family and possessions made by Ben Pease,g28 1930. | NA.507.69dtl.JPG | NA.507.69.JPG | saddles | figures | minature travois | rawhide | tin | cones | wood | leather | pigment | Crow Indian Reservation, Montana | Crow | Pease, Ben

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

2005.6.1
Unknown | firearm | wood | b...
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2005.6.1 | ca. 1720-1820 | Gift of David G. Callaway | Flintlock pistol, .50 smoothbore | .50 | 2005.6.1.v2.jpg | 2005.6.1.v1.jpg | firearm | wood | brass | silver | iron | leather | flint | pistol | Unknown Flintlock Pistol Maker: Unknown; Unknown Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .50 Date: 1720-1820 Catalog Number: 2005.6.1 Gift of David G. Callaway | Unknown

NA.507.74
Plateau | toy canoe | green ...
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NA.507.74 | ca. 1900 | L: 9.5 in, width: 2.125 in | FUNCTION: Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Carved wood; sides painted green; top edge painted red. ---Adolf Spohr collection was purchased with monies donated by Larry Sheerin, by the BBMA. Mr. Spohr (deceased) was a western artist who lived in Cody. Photographed. | NA.507.74.JPG | toy canoe | green | wood | Red | carved | pigment | Plateau

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

NA.502.184
Plains | Native American Chu...
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NA.502.184 | ca. 1940 | overall length: 23.75 in, feather length: 9.5 in, feather width: 1.5 in, handle length without fringe: 6.125 in, Diameter: .75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Twenty-two assorted small feathers (brown, black, blue, gray, striped), all trimmed on one with edges pinked, all have tiny feathers attached at white leather wrapped bases which are attached to a netting beaded white wood handle with a design of zigzags in dark clear red, red, orange, yellow, clear amber, taupe, lavendar, royal blue, turquoise, aqua, clear light blue, clear pale green, clear light green, clear blue-green and white with blue stripes with a wide pink band containing a light blue cross, 2 black and white feathers and a red, white and blue flag; white round braided loop at handle bottom attaches to a similar loop on a tassle with netting beaded black and white feathers on a red, orange and yellow ground with twisted white cord fringe; to 3 fringes are tied a cross, an arrow and a star charms; all beading done in tiny seed beads. Magpie feathers, pheasant feathers, Red Tailed hawk feathers, Flicker feathers, eagle feathers | NA.502.184.JPG | na.502.184.jpg | flag | stripes | feathers | cross | zigzag | Native American Church | fan | feather | pinked edges | star | blue | loop | assorted | fringes | pheasant | black | one | beading | leather | glass beads | striped | round | wrapped | feathers | red tail hawk | eagle | Cord | flicker | brown | handle | wood | Gray | arrow | braided | magpie | trimmed | netted | twenty-one | charms | twisted | cross | small | White | Plains

NA.505.9
Sioux | Northern Plains | ha...
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NA.505.9 | ca. 1890 | L: 15.75 in, width: 13.75 in, H: 3.25 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Rawhide with wooden stick frame. Painted in red and yellow ochre sections with buffalo in center with blue outline on yellow background. | na.505.9.jpg | NA.505.9.JPG | buffalo | hand drum | Red | painted | rawhide | yellow ochre | cover | frame | wood | blue | Sioux | Northern Plains

1988.8.2007
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.2007 | 1942 | L: 35.75 in, Barrel length: 17.75 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | [on top of barrel:] (character)(ordnance mark); W.R.A.;11-42; (P over W encircled)(proof mark) [on top of receiver:] (front) U. S. CARBINE; CAL. 30 M1; (rear) WINCHESTER; TRADE MARK; 1004169 [on upper receiver tang:] W [on left side of rear sight:] S [on trigger guard assembly:] (front) V; (middle) S | Experimental; clip missing | .30 | 1988.8.2007v2.jpg | 1988.8.2007v1.jpg | self-contained metallic cartridge | breech loading | carbine | gas operated semi-automatic | repeater | firearm | box magazine | wood | steel | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT

1.69.4660
edger, french | wood | steel...
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1.69.4660 | L: 6.5 in, width: 1.125 in, depth: 1.125 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | imprinted on steel: Gomph 2 [imprinted on bulb:] CB 2x | Round edge french edger vizzard pattern tool, steel with imprinted inscription, brass ferrule and dark polished hardwood. Bulbed haft with inprinted inscription and with 5 lines engraved; octagonal shank. | 1.69.4660.JPG | edger, french | wood | steel | brass

1.69.1292
dresser | wood | nails | wal...
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1.69.1292 | ca. 1870 | Black walnut marble topped dresser with mirror, stained dark brown; mirror frame is trimmed with raised designs and grooves, top is inset with a long rectangle of decoration dark grained wood inlaid with a flower and leaf design in blonde wood, s small shelf is mounted on each side of mirror; dresser has a pair of small drawers on each side of center, tops of small drawers frameworks and center section are covered with gray-grained white marble; fronts of small drawers have a raised oblong of decorative dark-grained wood, two drawers have crosswise wood dividers and brass pulls with rings and two have brass pulls with black knobs; large drawer fronts have two raised oblongs of decorative dark-grained wood, a raised diamond and circle keyhole trim and two brass pulls with black knobs, all brass pulls have a raised crown and leaf design; drawers are dovetail construction on front side and pegs on rear sides; dresser is mounted on 4 metal casters with metal wheels; square nails used in construction can be seen on back of dresser and mirror; c. 1840. DIMENSIONS: Mirror A: 53-1/8 (134.9 cm) X 41-1/2 (105.4 cm) X 7-1/2 (19.0 cm); Dresser base B: 25 (63.5 cm) X 43-3/8 (110.2 cm) X 18-7/8 (48.0 cm); 2 drawer boxes C&D: 8-3/8 (21.3 cm) X 10-3/8 (26.3 cm) X 18-1/8 (46.0 cm); C&D Marble Tops E&F: 3/4 (1.9 cm) X 11-1/4 (28.5 cm) X 17.5/8 (44.8 cm); C&D Small Drawers G&H: 2-15/16 (7.5 cm) X 8-3/4 (22.2 cm) X 15-3/8 (39.0 cm) without pulls; C&D Small divided drawers I&J: 2-15/16 (7.5 cm) X 8-3/4 (22.2 cm) X 15-3/8 (39.0 cm) without pulls; Large drawers in base K&L: 7-7/8 (20.0 cm) X 37-1/2 (95.3 cm) X 16-5/8 (42.3 cm) without pulls. CONDITION: Overall excellent condition. Missing top right front corner piece and missing right side baseboard. Right edge of front baseboard is badly chipped. Finish is peeling or has peeled from about 90% of surface area. Right 2 drawer framework has completely separated into its component pieces. ORIGIN: Part of a set given to May Cody by Buffalo Bill in the early 1870's. (See Document File) 1960 BBM Catalog #207 (this was written in pencil). Purchased by the BBMA from the above sources, niece and great-niece of Buffalo Bill. Reaccessioned 5-88 by EAB. | 1.69.1292A-L.jpg | 1.69.1292B.jpg | foliate | Diamond | crown | floral | dresser | wood | nails | walnut | metal | mirror | brass | inlaid | dovetail | marble

NA.108.3D
Northern Plains | arrow | wo...
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NA.108.3D | L: 25.25 in | Gift of Mr. & Mrs. William Henry Harrison | Utensils and Implements - Fighting (also used for hunting). Arrow with metal trade tip at one end, notch at the other; red and black paint on shaft; sinew wrapped around arrow end and about 1/4 from notched end. Remnants of feathers on notched end. | na.108.3d.jpg | arrow | wood | metal | feathers | paint | sinew | Northern Plains