Object Title

Rimfire breech-loading deringer - Colt Third Model

Rimfire breech-loading deringer - Colt Third Model

Date

1875

Object Number

XII.5905

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From the Metropolitan Police, no.123.

Physical Description

Nickle plated brass fram with a two piece polished rosewood grip and a blued spur trigger. The barrel is engraved 'COLT'. There is a leather holster associated.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Barrel length: 2.5 in (64 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 4311

Calibre

.41 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with London proof marks

Associations

Places America