Smith & Wesson Model Number Three Second Model Single Action Revolver
barrel length: 8 1/8 in. ( 20.6 cm ) Overall: 13 1/2 in. ( 34.3 cm )
stamped: barrel: "SMITH & WESSON SPRINGFIELD MASS. U.S.A. PAT. JULY 10, 60. JAN. 17, FEB. 17, JULT 11, 65 & AUG. 24, 69" stamped: buttstrap: "15116"
Steel and ivory revolver; ivory grips; blued steel gripstraps and casehardened trigger guard; engraved ram's head on left grip; stamped marks on barrel and buttstrap.
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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