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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
W.H. Baker (various associations) Lisle and Syracuse 21
Descriptions
wood, steel 210
Names
shotgun 308 firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1889-1890
Dimensions:
L: 44.375 in, H: 8.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William Furnish
Inscription:
[left side plate] NEW BAKER | [right side plate] SYRACUSE FORGING & GUN Co. / BATAVIA, N.Y. | [action flat] PAT'D OCT. 4, 1887 / JUNE 1ST 1880 | [barrel lug] 4785 | [inside forend' 4785 (also stamped in wood)
Remarks:
Damascus steel barrels with 12-groove sighting rib. barrels apparently cut. Buttplate and right hammer are replacements. Wood has been darkened considerably. Re: Grade-basic field gun. Shanks Collections. Re: grade-basic field gun
Model:
Second Model "New Baker" Double Barrel Breech-loading Shotgun
Caliber/Gauge:
12
Serial Number:
4785
Accession Number:
1998.32.49

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