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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Converted Flintlock Dueling Pistol

Date:
circa 1805
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, walnut. Length overall - 15 1/2"; Octagon barrel length - 10 9/16"

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.82
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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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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Navy Colt Revolver, Model 1851

Date:
1851
Creator:
Samuel Colt, Hartford, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, brass, walnut. Length - 13" (33.0cm); Barrel length - 7 1/2" (19.0cm); Approx. 36 caliber

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.142a-b
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By Quinebaug Rifle Manufacturing Company, Southbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830-1850
Creator:
Quinebaug Rifle Manufacturing Company, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; wood: mahogany. Length - 12 5/8"; Half octagon barrel length - 8 1/8"; Octagon section - 2 11/16"; About .34 calibre

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/22/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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Underhammer Pistol By J. Jenison, Southbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830
Creator:
J. Jenison, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, curly maple. Length - 7 3/4"; Barrel length - 4 1/16"; Caliber (approximate) - .36

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/23/49
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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Underhammer Pistol By Nathaniel Rider, Southbridge, Massachusetts

Date:
circa 1830-1840
Creator:
Nathaniel Rider, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Description (physical):

Iron/steel, maple. Length - 11 11/16"; Half octagon barrel length - 7 1/2"; Octagon section - 2 3/4"; About .30 calibre.

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
49.1.41
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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