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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, Connecticut 49
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438
Names
percussion lock 56 rifle 498 cylindrical magazine 4 repeater 152 firearm 4093 breech-loading 266
Date:
1857-1864
Dimensions:
L: 45.5 in, Barrel length: 27 in, H: 8.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of receiver:] (scrolled E) COLT'S PT.; 1856 (scrolled H) ADDRESS COL. COLT; HARTFORD CT. U.S.A. (scrolled reverse E) [in flute of cylinder:] PATENTED SEPT. 10TH 1850 [on bottom of receiver:] 1379 [each chamber marked:] 1 thru 6
Remarks:
a - gun; b - ramk rod; rear sight missing; revolving rifle
Serial Number:
1379
Accession Number:
1988.8.1670

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