Colt Whitneyville Hartford Presentation Dragoon Revolver

Description (Brief):

One of a pair of .44 caliber Colt Whitneyville Hartford Presentation Dragoon Revolvers, silver chased, presented to Brigadier General G. W. Morgan by the citizens of Knox Co., OH, for his service in the Mexican War.

Licensee: Colt, SamuelAssociated Person: Morgan, George W.Maker: Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

Subject: Mexican WarRelated Event: Mexican War

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.8957BCatalog Number: 8957BAccession Number: 37280Serial Number: 1123

Object Name: revolverrevolver, percussionOther Terms: revolver; Percussion Fire; .44 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; 2B; Sa

Measurements: overall: 5 1/2 in x 14 in x 2 in; 13.97 cm x 35.56 cm x 5.08 cmoverall: 14 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 in; 35.56 cm x 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-eda1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_414356

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