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Catalog Number 10259-7-(1)
Title Pistol, Semi-Automatic, Colt Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company, Model 1903 Hammerless Pocket
Object Name Pistol, Semi-Automatic
Description Eight shot, .32 Cal., rimless center-fire cartridge semi-automatic pistol. Single round rifled bore barrel. Rubber grip. Blued. Civilian issue. "157487" on receiver.
Date 1903-1945
Year Range from 1903
Year Range to 1945
Culture American
Material iron alloy, rubber
Made Colt
Place of Origin USA: Connecticut, Hartford
Makers mark "Patented April 20. 1897 Dec. 22. 1903 Colt's Pt. F. A. Co. Hartford, Ct. U.S.A." on slide
"157487" on receiver
"Automatic Colt .32 Rimless Smokeless" on slide
Height (in) 4.5
Length (in) 6.87
History This pistol was confiscated by the Lincoln police in June 1969, from Mary Dell Hamby. The case was dismissed.
Credit line Lancaster Co.-Clerk of District Court, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Lancaster Co.-Clerk of District Court