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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
C. M. Spencer, South Manchester, CT
Descriptions
wood 4438 blued steel 106
Names
firearm 4093
Use
carbine 145
Date:
2/4/1862
Dimensions:
overall length: 34.5 in, Barrel length: 18.3125 in, H: 7.25 in, weight: 4.4 lbs
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corportion, Winchester Arms Collection
Remarks:
Firearm / Carbine - Prototype - Single shot - Swinging breech - Percussion. Spencer Prototype Swinging Breech Percussion Carbine, C.M. Spencer, South Manchester, CT. Prototype, Serial Number: None (Not serially numbered), .44 long rimfire cartridge or .44 round ball & powder paper cartridge, Patent Date 2/4/1862, Blued steel w/ wooden stock.
Model:
Spencer Prototype Swinging Breech Percussion Carbine
Caliber/Gauge:
.44 long rimfire cartridge or .44 round ball & powder paper cartridge
Serial Number:
not serially numbered
Accession Number:
1988.8.5487

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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