Colt Third Model Dragoon

Colt Third Model Dragoon

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Currently not on view
Object Name
revolver, percussion
Other Terms
revolver; Firearms; Army; Percussion Fire;.44 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; Sa
Date made
ca. 1859
Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company
Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company
place made
United States
overall: 13 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 14.605 cm x 4.445 cm
overall: 13 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; x 34.925 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
catalog number
serial number
Credit Line
U.S. War Department. Bureau of Ordnance
See more items in
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object