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Allen & Thurber D.A. Bar Hammer Pistol

Object Name: Pistol
Date: 1830-1835
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Medium: Iron, wood
Dimensions: Overall: 5 in. ( 12.7 cm ) Part (barrel): 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Description: One of a pair of wood and iron pistols; scroll-engraved frame; stamped marks on bar and barrel.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. John Christopher O'Conor and Mr. Norreys Jephson O'Conor
Object Number: 1933.118b
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Marks: stamped: left bar: "ALLEN'S PATENT" stamped: barrel: "507" (pistol a); "538" (pistol b)