Colt's Police Model 1862 Percussion Revolver

Colt's Police Model 1862 Percussion Revolver

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Object Name
revolver, percussion
Other Terms
Revolver; Firearms; Percussion Fire;.36
associated dates
1862 01 01+ / 1862 01 01+, 1865 12 31- / 1865 12 31-
Worthington, Jack
Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
associated place
United States: Maryland
Physical Description
metal, iron (overall material)
wood, walnut (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
overall: 24.5 cm; x 9 5/8 in
barrel length: 11.5 cm; x 4 1/2 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 24.13 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
serial number
Credit Line
Lelia G. Shepperson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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