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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Luke Wheelock, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438
Names
firearm 4093 carbine 62 self-contained metallic cartridge 368 breech loading 164 single shot 161
Date:
ca. 1864
Dimensions:
L: 37.25 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 6.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
left side of breech block: H. HAMMOND, PAT (raised;) D, OCT. 15 (raised;) TH, 1864/LUKE WHEELOCK, MAKER, NEW HAVEN
Remarks:
rotating breech block
Caliber/Gauge:
.50 RF
Accession Number:
1988.8.1438

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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