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Object Name Revolver
Catalog Number 0985.13.00982
Description Remington New Model 1863 Army revolver, .44 caliber; six-shot cylinder; 8" octagonal barrel, walnut grip; blued finish to the barrel; serial number "57110." Small chips front of both grips. Faint inspector's mark left grip.
Dimensions L-14 inches
Owned Benjamin M. Parham
Owner Regiment 4th Virginia Cavalry, Co. I, "Governor's Mounted Guard"
Made E. Remington and Sons
Provenance "One of the revolvers, with belt and cartridge box, given by the State of Virginia to the Governor's Mounted Guard, afterwards Co. I, 4th Virginia Cavalry, in February 1861, and carried by me during the four years of the war. - B. M. Parham, Lt., 4th Va. Cav."
People Parham, Benjamin M.
Subjects Firearms