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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Ethan Allen & Co., Worcester, MA 5
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
firearm 4093 shotgun 308
Date:
ca. 1865-1871
Dimensions:
L: 45.375 in, H: 7.625 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[underside of breech trap door, floor of loading chamber] 421 | [underside of buttplate] 421 | [top of sighting plane] Fine Stub Twist | [top of breech trap door] ETHAN ALLEN & co. WORCESTER, MASS. / ALLEN'S PATs nob 9, 1858-SEPT. 18, 1860-AUG. 22, 1865
Remarks:
Levered breech trap door loading chamber. Metal frame lightly and marginally engraved. Serrated hammers. Damascus steel barrels. hammers do not cock well. half-moon firing pins. 2 ½" chamber. 1/2 moon pins, 2 1/2" chamber.
Model:
Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
12
Serial Number:
421
Accession Number:
1998.32.5

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