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1903 Double Action Colt Revolver

2006.44.1124 (RS11061)

Description

1903 Colt "New Nany" Double Action .38 calibre revolver witha six inch barrel, blue steel finish, steel grip with Colt manufacturer medallions. Has a swing-out cylinder and a cylinder stop and locking device to prenvent the hammer from being drawn or trigger pulled when the cylinder was out of line.

Details

Maker
Colt Manufacturing Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1903
Inscriptions
"237627" (impressed)
Location of origin
Hartford, Connecticut
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
steel (alloy)
Object type
Armament -- Firearm
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Revolver
revolvers (firearms)
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
1 13/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1124
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223432

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