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Colt Model 1851 Navy Percussion Revolver, Serial Number 29705, with Case and Accessories

Manufacturer: Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814–1862)
Engraver: Engraved by Gustave Young (American (born Prussia), 1827–1895 Springfield, Massachusetts)
Date: ca. 1853–54
Geography: Hartford, Connecticut
Culture: American, Hartford, Connecticut
Medium: Steel, brass, silver, wood, copper, tin, lead, paper
Dimensions: L. of pistol 13 in. (33 cm); L. of barrel 7 1/2 in. (19 cm); Cal. .36 in. (9 mm); case: 14 1/4 x 6 3/8 x 2 1/4 in. (36.2 x 16.2 x 5.6 cm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Percussion
Credit Line: Gift of Jack Sayre, 2010
Accession Number: 2010.481a–l

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