Colt Lightning Model 1877 Revolver

A work made of steel, gold, and ivory.

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  • A work made of steel, gold, and ivory.

Date:

1895; decorated 1981

Artist:

Decorator: Raymond J. Wielgus
American, 1910-2010

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance

Artist

Raymond J. Wielgus

Title

Colt Lightning Model 1877 Revolver

Origin

Tucson

Date

1895

Medium

Steel, gold, and ivory

Dimensions

Overall L. 20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.) Barrel Overall L. 7.2 cm (2 7/8 in.) Caliber .38

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Wielgus

Reference Number

1987.218.13a-c

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