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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Samuel Colt, Hartford, CT, U.S.A. 8 Colt's Cartridge Works, Hartford, CT, U.S.A. 8 Eley Bros., London, England 10
Descriptions
metal 3340 silver-plated 11 steel 2355 velvet 90 wood 4438 lead 87 cardboard 274 paper 704 blued 267 gunpowder 8 ivory 120 case hardened 15 brass 1442
Names
case 87
Date:
1860
Dimensions:
case length: 18 in, case width: 8 in, case height: 2.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of James H. Woods Foundation
Remarks:
Samuel Colt's personal cased pair of Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolvers. 1979.4.1.1 - revolver; 1979.4.1.2 - revolver; 1979.4.1.3 - case (A-case; B-E lids; F - Key); 1979.4.4 - powder flask; 1979.4.1.5 - bullet mold; 1979.4.1.6 - nipple wrench; 1979.4.1.7 - can; 1979.4.1.8 - cartridge box (Box is intact, contains six paper cartridges).
Publication:
Calendar: The 1996 United States Shooting Team Calendar, U.S. Shooting Team Foundation, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO, March.
Accession Number:
1979.4.1.3

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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