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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Southport CT 38
Descriptions
ivory 120 metal 3340
Names
firearm 4093
Date:
ca. 1985
Dimensions:
L: 13 in, Barrel length: 13 in, H: 6 in
Credit Line:
Gift of William B. Ruger, Jr. and Carolyn Ruger Vogel in loving memory of their father, William B. Ruger, and their brother, James Thompson Ruger
Inscription:
Left side receiver: RUGER .44 MAGNUM CAL./ NEW MODEL SUPER BLACKHAWK [right receiver:] 85-43379 [receiver bottom:] PAUL LANTUCH 1985
Remarks:
No. 6 – Sturm Ruger & Company Bisley .44 caliber Revolver, serial number 85-43376. The barrel, ejector housing, cylinder, lock frame, back strap and trigger guard of blued steel; the hammer polished bright; the grips of ivory set with a silver butt cap cast and chased with an American eagle. The barrel, ejector rod housing, lock frame, cylinder, back strap and trigger guard engraved by Paul Lantuch with deeply chiseled foliate scrollwork enriched with gold inlaid flower heads. Condition: Factory New Notes: This revolver is illustrated and fully described in Wilson (1996), pp. 202-203.
Model:
Bisley
Caliber/Gauge:
.44 cal
Serial Number:
85-43379
Accession Number:
2006.14.12

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