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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
American 350 National Arms Co., Brooklyn, NY 3 Moore's Patent Firearms Co., Brooklyn, NY 3
Descriptions
all metal stock 186 plain 345 open 55 bead front 7 trigger 354 sights 95 engraved 118
Names
firearm 4093
Subjects
scrolls 6 arrows 22
Use
pistol 909 metallic cartridge 2
Date:
ca. 1862
Dimensions:
L: 4.875 in, Barrel length: 2.5 in, H: 2.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
The Moore was the first of the large caliber metallic cartridge deringer type breech-loading pistols.
Inscription:
[top of barrel] OORE'S PAT F A Co BROOKLYN NY; [bottom of barrel] PAT. FEB. 24 186(obliterated) 2053
Model:
National Arms Company (D. Morre) "No. 1" Deringer Pistol
Caliber/Gauge:
.41
Serial Number:
2053
Accession Number:
1988.8.960

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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