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Colt Whitneyville Hartford Presentation Dragoon Revolver

Colt Whitneyville Hartford Presentation Dragoon Revolver

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
revolver
revolver, percussion
licensee
Colt, Samuel
associated person
Morgan, George W.
maker
Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 14 in x 2 in; 13.97 cm x 35.56 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 14 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 in; 35.56 cm x 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
AF.8957A
catalog number
8957A
accession number
37280
37280
serial number
1118
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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