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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Wielgus, Robert J. 47 Colt Fire Arms Co., Hartford, Conn. 32
Names
box 96
Date:
1987
Dimensions:
H: 10.625 in, width: 18.125 in, depth: 3.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Raymond J. Wielgus
Gloss:
Robert Wielgus produced a series of handguns that were refined, chiseled, engraved, damascened, blued and carved, some with antique ivory.
Inscription:
full size: RW 1997. miniature: RW 1987
Remarks:
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.
Model:
Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver
Caliber/Gauge:
.36
Accession Number:
2010.17.18.3

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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