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Cody Firearms Museum

Descriptions
paper 704 printed 38
Names
calendar 17 Other 2021
Subjects
dog 77 Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. 17 Man 252 quail 4 mountain sheep 4 Frost, A.B. 5 Waiting for a Shot of the Old Ram Quail Shooting hunting 21
Date:
c. 1899
Dimensions:
H: 26.06 in, width: 14.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
Beneath top image: "WAITING FOR A SHOT AT THE OLD RAM" A.B. FROST [Top of calendar:] WINCHESTER/REPEATING ARMS CO./[Left of calendar:] REPEATING/RIFLES/AND/SHOTGUNS/SINGLE SHOT/RIFLES/RELOADING TOOLS. [Right of calendar:] NEW HAVEN, CONN./METALLIC CARTRIDGES,/PAPER SHOT SHELLS/GUN WADS, PRIMERS & C. [Beneath calendar:] AMMUNITION [Beneath lower image:] "QUAIL SHOOTING" A.B. FROST [LLC:] COPY (torn paper) 1899 BY WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN, CONN.
Remarks:
Calendar with print of A.B. Frost painting "Waiting for a Shot at the Old Ram" (two men lying behind a rock, one with a gun, watching mountain sheep in the distance). February 1900 is the page of the calendar. Inscriptions on four sides of the clanedar. Print of A.B. Frost painting beneath calendar (man with a gun shooting birds, two pointers beetween man and birds)
Accession Number:
1988.8.859

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