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1988.8.237.5
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.5 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1 in, H: .5 in, L: 4.875 in, width: 1.5 in, L: 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | No inscription. | 1988.8.237.5 - ramrod | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v6.jpg | 1988.8.237v7.jpg | 1988.8.237v1.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | 1988.8.237.jpg | ramrod | wood | percussion | pistol | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas

1988.8.237.1
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.1 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 x .5 in, width: 1.75 x 1.5 in, depth: 1 in, L: 4.875 x 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | .1 and .2 - PR sideplate/G. ERICHSON/HOUSTON/TEXAS/trigger guard/MACNIDER | 1988.8.237.1 - Deringer type pistol; 1988.8.237.2 - Deringer type pistol; 1988.8.237.3 - powder flask; 1988.8.237.4 - bullet mold; 1988.8.237.5 - ramrod; 1988.8.237.6 - leather covered case with purple velvet interior. The silver name plate on the case cover is marked "V.S. MacNider". | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v2.jpg | 1988.8.237v5.jpg | 1988.8.237v7.jpg | 1988.8.237v1.jpg | 1988.8.237v3.jpg | 1988.8.237v4.jpg | 1988.8.237v6.jpg | 1988.8.237.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | pair | firearm | silver | brass | walnut | wood | pistol | percussion | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas

1988.8.237.3
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.3 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1 in, H: .5 in, L: 4.875 in, width: 1.5 in, L: 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | No inscription. | 1988.8.237.3 - powder flask | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v7.jpg | 1988.8.237v1.jpg | 1988.8.237v6.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | 1988.8.237.jpg | flask | brass | percussion | pistol | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas

1988.8.237.6
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.6 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1 in, H: .5 in, L: 4.875 in, width: 1.5 in, L: 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | plaque on top/V.S. MACNIDER/ | 1988.8.237.6 - leather covered case with purple velvet interior. The silver name plate on the case cover is marked "V.S. MacNider". | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v1.jpg | 1988.8.237.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | case | velvet | leather | percussion | pistol | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas

1988.8.237.4
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.4 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1 in, H: .5 in, L: 4.875 in, width: 1.5 in, L: 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | handle/15C | 1988.8.237.1 - Deringer type pistol; 1988.8.237.2 - Deringer type pistol; 1988.8.237.3 - powder flask; 1988.8.237.4 - bullet mold; 1988.8.237.5 - ramrod; 1988.8.237.6 - leather covered case with purple velvet interior. The silver name plate on the case cover is marked "V.S. MacNider". | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v1.jpg | 1988.8.237v6.jpg | 1988.8.237v7.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | 1988.8.237.jpg | mold, bullet | percussion | pistol | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas

1988.8.237.2
G. Erichson, Houston, Texas ...
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1988.8.237.2 | ca. 1855 | Barrel length: 3 in, overall length: 6.25 in, H: 3.625 in, width: 1.75 in, depth: 1 in, H: .5 in, L: 4.875 in, width: 1.5 in, L: 3.5 in, Diameter: 1.375 in, case length: 9.25 in, case width: 6.75 in, case height: 1.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Henry Deringer Jr.(1806-1868) developed a small type of pocket pistol in the 1830's. The type became so famous that other makers copied it. | .1 and .2 - PR sideplate/G. ERICHSON/HOUSTON/TEXAS/trigger guard/MACNIDER | 1988.8.237.2 - Deringer type pistol | .45 caliber | Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, August. | 1988.8.237v3.jpg | 1988.8.237v2.jpg | 1988.8.237v4.jpg | 1988.8.237v5.jpg | 1988.8.237.jpg | 1988.8.237.JPG | pair | firearm | brass | silver | walnut | wood | pistol | percussion | G. Erichson, Houston, Texas