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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Ithaca Gun Co., Ithaca, NY 21
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
shotgun 308 firearm 4093
Date:
1888-1890
Dimensions:
L: 48.25 in, H: 8.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[top of rib]ITHACA GUN CO. ITHACA N.Y. LONDON TWIST | [forend lug] P | [barrel lug] 12885 T | [forend frame] 12885 / A ("A" is tilted left; 12885 also stamped in wood) | [action flat] PAT'D / MAY. 25, 1880 / JUNE. 1, 1880 / SEPT'13'1887 (each of the previous tilted left) A / 10 (then entire text over 12885) | [both side panels] NEW ITHACA GUN (in scrolled banner) | [buttplate] ITHACA GUN (with geese in flight in round frame)
Remarks:
London twist barrels. Checkered hard rubber buttplate with company logo. Shoulder stock cracked at receiver. Buttplate chipped. Surface of forearm extensively damaged.
Model:
"New Ithaca Gun" Double Barrel Breech-loading Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
10
Serial Number:
12885
Accession Number:
1998.32.93

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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