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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA 388
Descriptions
checkered 57 rubber 92 blued 267 steel 2355 walnut 486 monogram 3
Names
firearm 4093
Use
pistol 909
Date:
1905-1909
Dimensions:
L: 13.75 in, Barrel length: 10 in, H: 5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
This is a Smith and Wesson single shot target pistol. It carries the markings of "Pope", the famed American gunsmith and precision barrel maker. Approximately 4,617 of this variation of Smith and Wesson target pistol were manufactured between 1905 and 1909.
Inscription:
top of barrel: SMITH & WESSON SPRINGFIELD MASS. U.S.A. MODEL OF 91 PAT'D APR. 20.75. FEB. 20 & DEC. 18.77. MAY 11.80 H.M. POPE [left side of barrel:] 22 LONG RIFLE CTG [right side of frame:] (Smith and Wesson logo inside) TRADE/MARK W.R.A. Co. 12-26-13 [forestrap:] 569 [right side of grip frame:] B (Smith & Wesson medallions)
Remarks:
Some of this model used by U.S. Olympic Team between 1905 and 1910. Bright metal trigger, trigger guard and hammer.
Model:
Second Model Single Shot Pistol
Caliber/Gauge:
.22 cal.
Serial Number:
569
Accession Number:
1988.8.3041

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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