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Catalog Number 8241-505
Title Revolver, Cartridge, Merwin Hulbert and Company
Object Name Revolver
Description Five shot, .38 Cal., center-fire cartridge double action revolver. Single round rifled bore barrel. Rubber grip. Folding hammer. Nickel plated. Swing frame. Civilian issue. "10584" on butt.
COLORS: grey, black
Date 1883, ca.
Culture American
Material iron alloy, nickel, rubber
Made Merwin Hulbert & Co.
Place of Origin USA: New York
Makers mark "10584" on butt
"Merwin Hulbert & Co. New York U.S.A. Pat. Apr. 17. 77 June 15. 80 Mar. -- Jan 9. 83" on barrel
Height (in) 4
Length (in) 8.25
History ACCORDING TO OLD RECORD, IT IS DOUBLE ACTION, SWING FRAME W/THUMB PIECE ON HAMMER
Credit line Walter J. Charnley Collection, Omaha (Douglas), Nebraska
Collection Charnley, Walter J.