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Catalog Number 2000.004.001a-j
Object Name Shotgun, Double-barrel
Description Double-barrel Colt shotgun housed in leather and wood case with metal lock. Shotgun is stored in two parts -- shotgun stock end and barrel; case houses 5 used and 1 unused shotgun shells. Enclosed photograph reveals image of G.F. Cook, Director W.F. and Co, 1868. Stock end of shotgun reads COLT'S PTMFA W.F. & CO. 60, 12227 which is also indicated on the barrel. Shells are marked with location of maker; outside of case is marked with FAK. Photo on verso is marked with G.F. COOK, Director-W.F. and Co. 1868.
a)stock j)photograph
b)barrel
c)unused shotgun shell
d)unused shotgun shell
e)unused shotgun shell
f)unused shotgun shell
g)unused shotgun shell
h)case
i)key
Dimensions H-33 W-9 L-4.12 inches
Height (in) 33
Width (in) 9
Dimension Details (a) stock, 19 (l) x 5.5 (w) x 2.25 (d)
(b) barrel, 30 (l) x 2.5 (w) x 2 (d)
(c) unused shotgun shell, 2.62 (h) x .87 (w)
(d)-(g) used shotgun shell, 2.62 (h) x .87 (w)
(h) case, 33 (h) x 9 (w) x 4.12 (d)
(i) key, 1.62 (h) x .75 (w)
(j) photograph, 3.75 (h) x 2.5 (w)

(c) unused shotgun shell deaccessioned due to its ability to explode -- was destroyed by Jim Dunham 8/17/01.
Imagefile 001\2000.004.001A-J.JPG
Material wood, metal