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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
W.S. Hawken, Denver, C.T.
Descriptions
steel 2355 wood 4438
Names
firearm 4093
Use
rifle 1140
Date:
1860-1864
Dimensions:
L: 49.75 in, Barrel length: 33.5 in, H: 8 in, weight: 152 oz
Credit Line:
Gift of William B. Ruger, Sr. and Sturm, Ruger and Company
Inscription:
top of barrel: WS. Hawken/Denver.C.T. (c is stamped backward)
Remarks:
Right side stock channel repaired on inside of stock
Model:
William Stewart Hawken half stock percussion rifle
Caliber/Gauge:
58 cal, (7 lands)
Serial Number:
not serially numbered
Accession Number:
1997.4.11

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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