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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company; Hartford CT 8
Descriptions
mother-of-pearl 22 steel 2355
Names
firearm 4093
Use
pistol 909
Date:
1896
Dimensions:
L: 12.75 in, Barrel length: 7.5 in, H: 5.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
top of barrel: COLT'S PT.F.A.MFG.CP. HARTFORD CT. U.S.A. [left side of barrel] COLT FRONTIER SIX SHOOTER [rear of cylinder] 347 [bottom of grip frame] 36 347 [ejection gate; left side of grip frame] 193
Remarks:
Hammer, trigger, and lanyard ring blued. Left grip panel chipped. Ejector assembly model.
Model:
Model 1878 Frontier
Caliber/Gauge:
.43 caliber (.44 per label 9/2003)
Serial Number:
36347
Accession Number:
1988.8.3011

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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June 2014 - New Items
June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson


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