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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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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Underhammer Pistol By Adin Ruggles, Stafford, Connecticut

Date:
circa 1830-1833
Creator:
Adin Ruggles, Stafford, Connecticut
Description (physical):

Iron/steel; wood: figured maple. 9 5/8" long, barrel 6" with 2" octagonal section

Location:
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road,Massachusetts,Sturbridge,01566
Identifier:
01/13/49
Institution:
Old Sturbridge Village
credits:
Collection of Old Sturbridge Village
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