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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, CT 75
Descriptions
wood 4438 brass 1442 steel 2355
Names
pistol 180 repeater 152 firearm 4093 breech-loading 266 self-contained metallic cartridge 368 revolver 96
Date:
Conversion - mid to late 1870's
Dimensions:
L: 13 in, Barrel length: 7.5 in, H: 5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of barrel:] - ADDRESS SAML (letter L in SAML superscripted and underlined) NEW YORK CITY -- (followed with anchor on its side) [on left side of receiver:] COLTS; PATENT; U.S.; PAT. JULY 25, 1871; PAT JULY 2, 1872 [on bottom of barrel, receiver, trigger guard and back strap:] 61627 [on inside of loading gate:] 1206 [on rear of cylinder:] H; 1627
Remarks:
Converted from percussion
Caliber/Gauge:
.38 CF
Accession Number:
1988.8.2063

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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