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Whitney Navy Revolver, Second Model
« on: March 04, 2013, 06:02:18 AM »

Whitney Navy Revolver, Second Model according to the excellent new and highly recommended book The Whitney Navy Revolver 1857 1866 by Daniel E. Williams, Jr. It is serial number 24177 and is one of approximately 33,000 of this model built between the late 1850s and mid-1860s.  This one is a less seen civilian model with a higher polish and silver plated triggerguard.  It has a special barrel length of 7-3/4 and is caliber .36.





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