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Accession Number:
1.69.6437
Makers
unknown, Belgian
Descriptions
wood, steel
Names
firearm
Use
pistol
Date:
1840
Dimensions:
L: 7.25 in, Barrel length: 3 in, H: 3.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Irma D. Larom
Inscription:
[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)
Remarks:
Mariette type Pepperbox; Belgian; 6 shots; Damascus barrels
Caliber/Gauge:
.38 ML

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.

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