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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: 48 in, H: 8 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[underside of breech trapdoor; floor of loading chamber] 86 | [underside of butt plate] 86 | [top of sighting plane] FINE STUB TWIST | [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 lightly and marginally engraved. Serrated hammers. Damascus steel barrels. Hammers will not cock. Half-moon firing pins. 1/2 moon pins, 3" chamber.
Model:
Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
10
Serial Number:
86
Accession Number:
1998.32.2

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