Colt New Line 30 Caliber Revolver

Object Number: 
1941.582
Date: 
1874
Medium: 
Wood, steel, brass
Dimensions: 
barrel length: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm ) Overall: 5 3/4 in. ( 14.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: barrel top: "COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG. CO./HARTFORD, CT U.S.A."; left barrel: "COLT NEW 30" stamped: buttstrap: "3051"
Description: 
Wood, steel, and brass revolver; blued barrel and cylinder with casehardened frame; stamped marks on barrel and buttstrap.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enoch G. Megrue
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group