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Cased Colt Model 1862 Police Revolver, Serial no. 9174, with Thuer Conversion for Self-contained Cartridges, and Accessories

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

Steel-chiseler: Decoration attributed to Louis D. Nimschke (American, New York, active ca. 1850–1900)
Maker: Case made by Schuyler, Hartley and Graham (American, New York, 19th century)
Date: 1862
Geography: Hartford, Connecticut; New York, New York
Culture: American, Hartford, Connecticut and New York
Medium: Steel, gold, silver, brass, wood, textile
Dimensions: Cal., .36 in. (9 mm); case, 15 x 9 in. (38 x 23 cm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Revolvers
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry D. Berger, 1985
Accession Number: 1985.264a–r

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