Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Blunt & Syms Underhammer Pepperbox

Object Number: 
1948.381
Date: 
1835-1855
Medium: 
Wood, steel
Dimensions: 
barrel length: 4 in. ( 10.2 cm ) Overall: 7 1/8 in. ( 18.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: frame: "BLUNT&SYMS/NEW YORK"
Description: 
Wood and steel pepperbox handgun; fluted barrel ribs with medium frame and bag handle; scroll-engraved frame; stamped mark on frame.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group