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Catalog Number 7860-8
Title Shotgun, Cartridge, Ithaca Gun Company
Object Name Shotgun, Cartridge
Description Two barrel, two shot, 20 gauge Cal., center-fire cartridge shotgun. Barrels are round smooth bore. Half wood stock. Internal hammers. Rubber pad on butt plate. Civilian issue. "455197" on break hinge.
Image: hunting dog
COLORS: brown, dark gray
Date 1928, ca
Culture American
Material iron alloy, wood, rubber
Made Ithaca Gun Co.
Place of Origin USA: New York, Ithaca
Makers mark "455197" on break hinge
Used Trenton; Hitchcock County; Nebraska; USA
Height (in) 7.25
Length (in) 42.12
People Carmody, Arthur J. "Art," 1899-1987
History Belonged to Arthur "Art" Carmody, Nebraska State Senator 1941-1955. Former champion of Amateur Trap Shooting Association. A founder of Hitchcock County Historical Society. Past President of NSHS.
Credit line Arthur Carmody Estate, Trenton (Hitchcock), Nebraska