Colt Model 1851 Navy Percussion Revolver, serial no. 2

Manufacturer: Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814–1862)
Date: 1850
Geography: Hartford, Connecticut
Culture: American, Hartford, Connecticut
Medium: Engraved steel; brass, engraved and silver-plated; walnut
Dimensions: L. of barrel, 7 1/2 in. (19.05 cm); Cal., .38 in. (10 mm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Revolvers
Credit Line: Gift of John E. Parsons, 1968
Accession Number: 68.157.2

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