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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Ethan Allen & Co., Worcester, MA 5
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
shotgun 308 firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1865-1871
Dimensions:
L: 48.125 in, H: 7.875 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[underside of breech trapdoor] 6 | [underside of butt plate] 6 | [top of sighting plane] FINE STUB TWIST (with scrollwork before and after)| [top of breech trap door] ETHAN ALLEN & Co. WORCESTER, MASS. / ALLEN'S PATs NOV 9, 1858-SEPT. 18, 1860-AUG. 22, 1865
Remarks:
Levered breech trapdoor loading chamber. Metal frame scroll engraved. Serrated hammers with dog heads on sides. Most of gold-plating gone from stock escutcheon. Damascus steel barrels. Half-moon firing pins.
Model:
Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
10
Serial Number:
6
Accession Number:
1998.32.1

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