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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Union Knife Co., Naugatuk, CT
Descriptions
wood 4438 steel 2355 brass 1442
Names
pistol 180 percussion lock 56 superimposed muzzle-loading 43 firearm 4093 single shot 161
Date:
1860-1862
Dimensions:
L: 11.75 in, Barrel length: 8.25 in, H: 5.25 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of barrel:] LINDSAY'S; YOUNG AMERICA; PATENT'S OCT. 9. 1860 [on bottom of barrel and bottom of receiver:] 89
Remarks:
superimposed loads fired by two hammers simultaneously with one trigger; J. P. Lindsay Patent; 2 shots
Caliber/Gauge:
.45 ML
Accession Number:
1988.8.2232

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.

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June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson


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