Object Title

Cylinder - Colt 1861 Navy cylinder

Cylinder - Colt 1861 Navy cylinder

Date

about 1865

Object Number

PR.3536 d

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred as part of the Firth cased set to the Pattern Room on permanent loan by order of the Director, Royal Small Arms Factory, Enfield, September 1976.

Physical Description

This is a standard '61 Navy cylinder with factory rolled-on cylinder scene and was almost certainly not originally part of this finely made cased set.

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength1.7 in
OverallLength44 mm
OverallWeight0.29 kg
OverallWeight0.65 lbs

Calibre

.36 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Manufacturers Marks
Standard period Colt marking.
Cylinder
Stamped