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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Frank Wesson, Worcester, MA, U.S.A. 6
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
firearm 4093 rifle 498
Date:
ca. 1870
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[top of barrel] F. Wesson's Patent, Worcester Mass, 1, 2 | [top of sight] 1, 2
Remarks:
Double octagon barrels. One barrel rifled; the other smooth bore. Bores clean. Bores measure .405. Top of breech face marked with acorn. Forend attached with wcrew. Brass inset in stock to hold peep sight. Steel buttplate. Chip out of forend. Repair piece inserted in stock. Field grade. Combination.
Model:
Front Trigger Opening, Hammer SxS Combination Gun
Caliber/Gauge:
.44
Serial Number:
8
Accession Number:
1998.32.205

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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