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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
L. Sauerb, Norway
Descriptions
wood 4438 steel 2355
Names
percussion lock 56 breech-loading 266 pistol 180 single shot 161 firearm 4093
Date:
1852
Dimensions:
L: 19.75 in, Barrel length: 11.5 in, H: 9 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of breechblock:] (scrolled letter R with crown above and letters VIN beneath) (Norwegian crown) [on back strap of grip:] 1852 [on left side of barrel hinge:] H.G. 37 [on bottom of barrel:] E. SAUERB 37 [on underside of barrel release lever:] VII [on patch box:] H G 37
Remarks:
a-gun; b-stock; has ring hammer; detachable stock with patchbox; lever on right side swings barrel forward and exposes breech for loading.
Caliber/Gauge:
.60 ML
Accession Number:
1988.8.2321

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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