Colt New Army and Navy Revolver, Standard Model 1895
barrel length: 6 in. ( 15.2 cm ) Overall: 11 1/4 in. ( 28.6 cm )
stamped: butt: "98/715" stamped: left barrel: "COLT. D.A. 38" stamped: barrel: "COLT'S PT. MFG. CO. HARTFORD CT. U.S.A./PATENTED AUG. 5. 1884 NOV. 6. 88. MAR. 5. 95"
Steel and rubber revolver; stamped marks on butt and barrel.
This pistol was used by George Wettlaufer, a member of the Astor Battery, at the Battle of Manila on Agugust 13, 1898.
Gift of Mrs. George Wettlaufer
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