Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver with Thuer Conversion for Self-Contained Cartridges, Serial no. 27060

Manufacturer: Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814–1862)
Date: 1853; converted for cartidges, ca. 1868–71
Geography: Hartford, Connecticut
Culture: American, Hartford, Connecticut
Medium: Engraved steel; brass, engraved and silver-plated; ivory
Dimensions: L. 13 in. (33.02 cm); L. of barrel, 7 1/2 in. (19.05 cm); Cal., .36 in. (9 mm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Revolvers
Credit Line: Gift of John E. Parsons, 1958
Accession Number: 58.171.3

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