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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT, U.S.A. 359
Names
lever action 110 self-contained metallic cartridge 368 box magazine 140 breech-loading 266 rifle 498 firearm 4093 repeating 152
Subjects
wood 5 metal 3 leather 4
Date:
1895
Dimensions:
L: 47.125 in, Barrel length: 27.125 in, H: 7.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of John and Isabel Van Devanter Sawhill
Gloss:
Belonged to Willis Van Devanter, Chief Justice of Wyoming Territory under Benjamin Harrison and Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1910 to 1937.
Inscription:
[lower tang:] 21656 [left side of barrel:] NICKEL STEEL BARREL; ESPECIALLY FOR SMOKELESS POWDER [left side of receiver:] MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO.; NEW HAVEN. CONN. U.S.A. PAT. NOV. 5. 95. NOV. 12. 95. AUG. 17. 97. JAN. 25. 98.; AUG. 23. 98. [top of barrel:] 30 U.S.
Caliber/Gauge:
.30-40 KRAG
Serial Number:
21656
Accession Number:
1991.13.2

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