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Dance & Brothers Revolver

Dance & Brothers Revolver

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J. H. Dance & Brothers manufactured this Colt style six-shot.44 caliber revolver in Columbia, TX. They also produced.36 caliber revolvers, but it is estimated they never produced more than 500 revolvers in total.
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Object Name
revolver, percussion
Other Terms
revolver; Firearms; Percussion Fire;.44 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; 2B; Sa
date made
ca 1862
J. H. Dance & Brothers
place made
United States: Texas
United States: Confederate States of America
overall: 5 1/2 in x 14 in x 1 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 35.56 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Charles Bremner Hogg Jackson
Civil War
Civil War
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Civil War
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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