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Colt Paterson Percussion Revolver, No. 5, Holster Model, serial no. 940

Manufacturer: Samuel Colt
(American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814–1862)

Date: ca. 1840
Geography: Paterson, New Jersey
Culture: American, Paterson, New Jersey
Medium: Steel, engraved and inlaid with silver; mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: L. 14 in. (35.56 cm); L. of barrel 9 in. (22.86 cm); Cal. .40 in. (10 mm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Revolvers
Credit Line: Gift of John E. Parsons, 1957
Accession Number: 57.166.1

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