Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun

Date:
ca. 1878-1883
Creator:
American Arms CO., Boston MA
Description (physical):

Model: Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun. Serial Number: 2495. Shotgun. Wood, steel. L: 44.125 in, H: 8.75 in. [top of rib] AMERICAN ARMS CO. BOSTON | [side plates] AM. ARMS CO. (Framed) | [water table flat] G.H. FOX. PAT. JAN. 4, 1870* / NOV.6, 1877 & JAN. 8, 1878* / 2495| [barrel flat] 2495 | [inside forend] 2495 2495 | [bottom of frame] 2495, 2495, 2495, 2495 8 (Grade) | [inside buttplate] 2495

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1998.32.17
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
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Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun

Date:
ca. 1878-1883
Creator:
American Arms CO., Boston MA
Description (physical):

Model: Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun. Serial Number: 1665. Shotgun. Wood, steel. L: 42.625 in, H: 8.5 in. [top of rib] AMERICAN ARMS Co.; BOSTON | [side plates] AM. ARMS Co. / BOSTON | [barrel flat] 1665 | [inside forend] 1665 | [bottom of frame] 1665, 1665, 1665, 1665 5 (Grade) [water table flat double plate] 1665 (all but 0. / 8. of regular Model 1878 mark obscured by double plate)| [inside buttplate] 1665

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1998.32.15
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
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Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun

Date:
ca. 1878-1883
Creator:
American Arms CO., Boston MA
Description (physical):

Model: Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun. Serial Number: 1896. Shotgun. Wood, steel. L: 46.625 in, H: 9.125 in. [top of rib] AMERICAN ARMS CO. BOSTON | [side plates] AM. ARMS CO. | [water table flat] G.H. FOX. PAT. JAN. 4, 1870* / NOV.6, 1877 & JAN. 8, 1878* / 1896| [barrel flat] 1896 | [inside forend] 1896 2495 | [bottom of frame] 1896, 1896, 1896, 1896 8 (Grade)

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1998.32.16
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
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Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun

Date:
ca. 1878-1883
Creator:
American Arms CO., Boston MA
Description (physical):

Model: Model 1878 Side-Swing Breech-Loading Double Barrel Shotgun. Serial Number: 1221. Shotgun. Wood, steel. L: 46.125 in, H: 8.375 in. [top of rib] AMERICAN ARMS CO. BOSTON (framed by engraving)| [water table flat] G.H. FOX. PAT. JAN. 4, 1870* / NOV.6, 1877 & JAN. 8, 1878* / 1221| [lock plates] AM. ARMS CO.

Location:
720 Sheridan Avenue,Wyoming,Cody,82414
Identifier:
1998.32.13
Institution:
Buffalo Bill Historical Center
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