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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
W.H. Baker (various associations) Lisle and Syracuse 21
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
firearm 4093 shotgun 308
Date:
1889-1890
Dimensions:
L: 44 in, H: 8.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[left side plate] NEW BAKER | [right side plate] SYRACUSE FORGING & GUN Co. / BATAVIA, N.Y. | [barrel lug] 4353 | [extractor plate] 4353 | [inside forend] 4353 | [action flat] PAT'D OCT. 4, 1887 / JUNE 1ST 1880 / 4353 | [buttplate] fancy stacked SF&G Co. / in circular frame (well worn)
Remarks:
Damascus barrels. Original hang tag for this gun in is Bill Furnish's index file. Serial stamped in inside forend wood seems intentionally obscured. Forend has possibly been replaced-no checkering and serial number stamped over, but original forend frame used. Re: Grade-basic field gun.. Wendell - Gray gun, Batavia. Re: grade-basic field gun
Model:
"New Baker" Double Barrel Breech-loading Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
12
Serial Number:
4353
Accession Number:
1998.32.48

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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