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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT 967 American 350
Descriptions
birch 12 trigger 354 nickel steel 11 checkered 57 full choke 4 plain 345
Names
firearm 4093
Use
semi-automatic 17 shotgun 354
Date:
ca. 1918
Dimensions:
L: 45.75 in, Barrel length: 25.25 in, H: 8.5 in
Gloss:
The Model 1911 self-loading shotgun was the Winchester firm's first semi-automatic shotgun. Yet another design of Thomas Crossley Johnson, the Model 1911 was a recoil operated, hammerless arm available in field, fancy trap and pigeon grades. Barrels were available in full or modified choke or cylinder bore. Chambered for 12 gauge, 2 3/4-inch shells, the magazine capacity was five shot shells.
Inscription:
bottom receiver/A/43658/upper tang/TRADEMARK -/WINCHESTER MOD. 1911. S.L./REG. U.S.A. & FGN./end of stock/WINCHESTER/REPEATING/ARMS CO./NICKEL STEEL/MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARM CO. NEW HAVEN. CONNECTICUT. U.S.A. PAT. AUG. 27. 1901. FEB. 25. NOV. 4. 1902./12 GA. FULL/FEB. 17. DEC. 29. 1903. APRIL 26. AUG. 30. 1904. MARCH 27. NOV. 13. 1906. NOV. 23. 1909. JAN. 4. 11. 1910. JULY 18. 1911. MAY 7. JUNE 4. 1912./
Model:
Winchester Model 1911
Caliber/Gauge:
12 gauge
Serial Number:
43658
Accession Number:
1988.8.126

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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June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson


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