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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Chas. Heinel, Wilm., Delaware
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
shotgun 308 firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1876
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[top of rib] CHAS. HEINEL / (with arched lines above and below) | [barrel flat] 18 4 Crown AF Proof / ES / 18.4 Crown AF Proof | [bottom of left barrel] 4 | [bottom of right barrel] 76 | [breech end of sighting rib] 1 (enclosed in inverted triangle) | [action flat] 1 (underlined) C.HEINEL / C. HEINEL | [forearm frame] 1 (1 cut away for screw hole)
Remarks:
Damascus barrels. Right side-lever barrel release. Keyed and very short forearm. Horn forearm tip insert. Horn buttplate. Forearm expertly repaired. Right hammer spur repaired. Minimal border engraving
Model:
Heinel Double Barrel Breech-loading shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
12
Serial Number:
1
Accession Number:
1998.32.239

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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