Object Title

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Colt New Frontier Model, Kit Carson Commemorative

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Colt New Frontier Model, Kit Carson Commemorative

Date

1984

Object Number

XII.11320

Provenance

Transferred to the Royal Armouries via the National Museums Consortium from the Home Office Firearms Compensation Scheme, 1997, April 2001

Physical Description

Colour case hardened frame with six inch barrel and gold artwork on the barrel. Fitted with a two piece white plastic grip.
In gold on the right side of the barrel Kit Carson Commemorative .22, on the left side He led the way.
Wooden case lined with red velvet with a book inset in the interior of the lid. On the exterior carved is Kit Carson Commemorative 1809-1984

Dimensions

BarrelLength151 mm
OverallLength285 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number KCC0383

Calibre

.22 in L

Associations

Places USA