Percussion Pistol By H. Ashton, Middletown, Connecticut

Date:
1849
Creator:
H. Ashton, Middletown, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; brass; wood: walnut. Length overall - 15"; Barrel length - 8 1/4".

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.139
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Underhammer Pistol By E. Putney, Southbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1840-1850
Creator:
E. Putney, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, figured maple. Length - 11 15/16"; Half octagon barrel length - 8 1/16"; Octagon section length - 2 5/8"; About .30 caliber.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.59
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Six Shot Pepperbox Pistol By Stocking & Co., Worcester, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1849
Creator:
Stocking & Co., Worcester, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, walnut. Barrel length - 4"; Caliber - .28 calibre

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/25/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Gibbs, Tiffany & Co., Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830-1840
Creator:
Gibbs, Tiffany & Co., Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, figured maple. Length - 12 1/4"; Half octagon barrel length - 8 1/16"; Octagon section - 2 7/8"; About .30 caliber.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/30/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Pocket Rifle By Bacon & Co., Norwich, Connecticut

Date:
circa 1830-1850
Creator:
Bacon & Co., Norwich, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, walnut. Length - 10 1/8"; Half octagon barrellength - 6 3/16"; About .34 calibre.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.53
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Hale & Tuller, Hartford, Connecticut

Date:
circa 1830-1850
Creator:
Hale & Tuller, Hartford, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, maple. Length - 7 7/8"; Full octagon barrel length - 4 9/16"; About .28 caliber.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.54
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Jenks Breech Loading Rifle

Date:
1839
Creator:
William Jenks, patentee
Description (physical):

Wood, iron, steel, German silver. Overall length: 50"

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.2.112
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Seven Barrel Gun

Date:
1837 patent
Creator:
Henry Harrington, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Wood, brass, steel, cord. Length over all: 121.5cm (48"); Barrel length: 71.9 cm (28 1/4").

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.2.121
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Walnut Stocked New England Fowler

Date:
circa 1770 or later
Description (physical):

Iron, walnut. Greatest overall length 67 3/4" (172.1 cm); length of barrel 50 3/4" (128.9 cm)

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.2.124
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Powder Tester Or Eprouvette

Date:
circa 1740-1760
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; brass; wood: walnut. Overall length - 6 7/8"; Barrel length - 1 1/2"; Wheel diameter - 1 3/8"

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.138
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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