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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Joseph C. Dane, La Crosse, WI 2
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
shotgun 308 firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1874-1877
Dimensions:
L: 44.9375 in, H: 9.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[top of rib] J.C.DANE. LACROSS. WIS. LAMINATED STEEL. THIS GUN IS FREE FROM ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGE. PAT, JAN. 20. & MAY 5, 1874 | [inside buttplate] H&A | [bottom of left barrel] 340 A.S.
Remarks:
Laminated steel barrels. Right hammer is a replacement. Release lever in tip of forend. Barrel release lever is forward part of trigger guard. Some border engraving. Pistol grip stock with steel cap. H.A. in inscription is for Hopkins and Allen, started in 1868.. Breech lock & rebound patent
Model:
Late model Dane Double Barrel Breech-loading Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
10
Serial Number:
340
Accession Number:
1998.32.84

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