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Sheridan Presentation Revolver

Sheridan Presentation Revolver

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Description (Brief)
Revolver presented to Maj. Gen. P. H. Sheridan by the North Western Sanitary Fair, June, 1865
Description
.30 caliber rimfire 5 shot revolver, engraved gilt finish, mother of pearl grips; in presentation case containing screwdriver, cleaning rod and tin patchbox; presented to Maj. Gen. P. H. Sheridan by the North Western Sanitary Fair, June, 1865
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
revolver
revolver, rimfire
Date made
ca. 1864
ca. 1865
associated date
1865
maker
Brooklyn Arms Co.
Maker
Bacon Manufacturing Company
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 3 5/8 in x 8 7/8 in x 5 3/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 22.5425 cm x 14.605 cm
overall: 7 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 in; 17.78 cm x 8.5725 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
AF.35283A
catalog number
35283A
accession number
89849
serial number
3001
Credit Line
Mrs. Philip H. Sheridan
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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