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H9711 Pistol, Volcanic pocket pistol, lever action, repeating, wood / steel, made by Volcanic Repeatining Arms Company / New Haven Arms Company, Connecticut, USA, 1854 -1860. Click to enlarge.

Lever action pocket pistol made by Volcanic

Made
Pistol, lever action, pocket, Volcanic, USA (AF). Pistol, centrefire, (Volcanic), USA, 1854 -1860 (OF).

Summary

Object No.

H9711

Object Statement

Pistol, Volcanic pocket pistol, lever action, repeating, wood / steel, made by Volcanic Repeatining Arms Company / New Haven Arms Company, Connecticut, USA, 1854 -1860

Physical Description

Pistol, lever action, pocket, Volcanic, USA (AF). Pistol, centrefire, (Volcanic), USA, 1854 -1860 (OF).

Marks

Frame Reg Number: 701444093
Barrel Reg Number: 701444106
Serial Number: 136

Dimensions

Depth

232 mm

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Warren Anderson, 1982

Acquisition Date

26 July 1982

Cite this Object

Harvard

Lever action pocket pistol made by Volcanic 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 June 2022, <https://ma.as/257964>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/257964 |title=Lever action pocket pistol made by Volcanic |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=25 June 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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