VISIT

Plan an in-person visit

SUPPORT

The Center needs you

SHOP

Browse our online store

Search results:

Add to Exhibit
Remove
Love this Object

Cody Firearms Museum

Descriptions
paper 704 printed 38
Names
poster 164 Other 2021
Subjects
log building 5 Landscape 691 Man 252 bear 77 Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Conn. U.S.A. 17
Date:
c. 1909
Dimensions:
H: 30.375 in, width: 15.125 in, Frame height: 41 in, Frame width: 25 in, frame depth: 1 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
Bottom quarter of poster in red: WINCHESTER/ [in blue:] .401 CALIBER/SELF-LOADING RIFLE/[in black:] SIMPLE, FAST AND STRONG. THE/ [in red:] MOST POWERFUL RECOIL--OPERATED RIFLE/ [LLC:] COPYRIGHT, 1909, BY WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS, CO.
Remarks:
Poster with image of a bear exiting doorway of a log building, man with a gun is coming around side of building. River, mountains and trees in background. Inscription in bottom quarter of poster. Top and bottom edges trimmed with black and gold metallic border.
Accession Number:
1988.8.870

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.

Virtual Exhibits

Firearms Manufacturers Advertising and Calendars
Firearms Manufacturers Advertising and Calendars - Curated by Marguerite House

Winchester Advertising
Winchester Advertising - Curated by Stephany Anderson



Know something we don't? Have an interesting question? Leave it here in our new & improved Comment Section and we will get back to you.

Questions and Comments

Loading comments...