Remington New Model Army Revolver, Standard Model
Steel, wood, brass, silver
barrel length: 8 in. ( 20.3 cm ) Overall: 14 in. ( 35.6 cm )
stamped: barrel: "PATENTED SEPT. 14, 1858/E. REMINGTON & SONS, ILION, NEW YORK, U.S.A."; "P" (P is probably a gov't inspector mark) stamped: cylinder, left frame: "W"; trigger guard: "P" (probably gov't inspector marks)
Steel, wood, brass, and silver revolver; brass trigger guard and silver mortised cone front sight; stamped marks on barrel, frame, cylinder, trigger guard; stamped cartouche on left grip.
The Remington New Model Army was among the most widely used revolvers of the Civil War.
Gift of the New York Caledonian Club
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