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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Smith & Wesson, Springfield, MA 388
Descriptions
nickel, walnut 20
Names
firearm 4093
Use
revolver 180
Date:
ca. 1861-1868
Dimensions:
L: 3.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Janet Jerome and daughters in memory of John K. Jerome
Remarks:
This pistol is marked "2D Qual'ty" on th right side of the frame. When Smith & Wesson discovered casting flaws, the revolver was marked in this way and discounted in price. No finish on cylinder. Dates readable. Little finish on barrel. Condition: 50%. A rare firearm. Purchased 3/14/76 from Harry Kamenski, Columbus, GA. Manufactured: 4402. Sold #2 less than regular. This piece made in 1865. 1st model; 2nd type; 2nd quality.
Model:
1ST 2ND "2ND QUALITY". Smith & Wesson Number One 2nd Issue Single Action revovler
Caliber/Gauge:
.22
Serial Number:
61854
Accession Number:
1999.17.61

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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