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Object Name Revolver
Catalog Number 0985.04.00004a-z
Date ca. 1853
Description Tranter double action revolver with case and accessories; 0.44 caliber. checkered walnut grip; serial number "No. 3,758T" (Tranter's patent). Mahogany case, with hinged lid, various compartments, and green felt lining; and various accessories.
Owned John Hunt Morgan
Owner Regiment 2nd Kentucky Cavalry
Made W. Tranter, England, Great Britain
Provenance The cased revolver belonged to General John Hunt Morgan.
People Morgan, John Hunt
Subjects Firearms
Guns