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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:
1887-1888
Dimensions:
L: 48.25 in, H: 7.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[left side plate] NEW BAKER [right side plate] SYRACUSE FORGING & GUN Co.("o" is double strike) / SYRACUSE, N.Y. | [action flat] PAT'D OCT. 4, 1887 / JUNE 1ST 1880 / 585 | [inside forend] 585 (also stamped in wood) | [buttplate] fancy stacked SF&G Co. in circular frame.
Remarks:
Damascus barrels with 11-grove sighting rib. Pronounced dent in left barrel. Hard rubber buttplate with circular SF&G Co. logo. Thumb lever style barrel assembly release. Re: Grade-basic field gun. Barrels re-blued. Re: grade-basic field gun
Model:
"New Baker" Double Barrel Breech-loading Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
10
Serial Number:
585
Accession Number:
1998.32.46

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