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Catalog Number 8382-2
Title Revolver, Cartridge, Harrington and Richardson Arms Company
Object Name Revolver
Description Six shot, .38 Cal., center-fire cartridge double action revolver. Single round rifled bore barrel. Rubber grip. Nickel plated. Top break. Civilian issue.
Date 1890, ca.
Culture American
Material iron alloy, nickel, rubber
Made Harrington & Richardson Arms Co.
Place of Origin USA: Massachusetts, Worcester
Makers mark "28" twice on cylinder
"Harrington & Richardson Arms Company Worcester Mass. U.S.A. Pat. Oct 4 '87, May 14 and Aug. 6 '89" on barrel
Used Franklin
Height (in) 4.5
Length (in) 7.25
People Miller, W.H.
History This revolver belonged to W.H. Miller of Franklin, Nebraska. He was an attorney. He brought this revolver home one day and said that it had killed a man.
Credit line Mrs. Verna F. Miller, Lincoln, Nebraska
Collection Miller, Mrs. Verna F.