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  • REVOLVER

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • MEASUREMENTS: 9 3/4"L
  • DATE MADE: 1849-1872

Description

Colt Model 1849 pocket pistol, also known as Colt's Improved Pocket Pistol. .31 caliber. Octagonal barrel. Five shot. Hinged ramrod lever. Nickel-plated brass trigger guard and backstrap. Wooden grip. Marked on top of barrel "ADDRESS SAML COLT NEW YORK[illegible]. Frame marked "COLTS PATENT". Marked in five spots "38554". Worn. Minor pitting.


Provenance

Belonged to Sidney Sherman.

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Sherman, Sidney
  • CREDIT LINE: Kendall, Sydney Sherman, William T. Kendall, and F. Russell Kendall

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  • NAME: REVOLVER
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