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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
American 350 Samuel Colt, New York City 3
Descriptions
front 21 sights 95 barrel 187 Cylinder 9 octagon barrel 27 engraved 118 plain 345 trigger 354 grips 19 one-piece 9 double line stamping stock 186 walnut 486 bead 112
Names
firearm 4093
Subjects
hold-up scene
Use
revolver 180 percussion 24
Date:
ca. 1859
Dimensions:
L: 8.875 in, Barrel length: 4 in, H: 4.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
written record indicates there is one, but not listed
Remarks:
Pocket size percussiosn revolver, 2nd type. Records indicate that this revolver is in its original factory walnut case with all accessories. Displayed in BBHC's summer 2003 exhibit, "Colt: The Legacy of a Legend."
Model:
1849
Caliber/Gauge:
.31 (7 groove rifling)
Serial Number:
156490
Accession Number:
1988.8.808

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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