Bullet mould

Bullet mould
Title
Bullet mould
Date 
1850-1870
Medium 
Brass, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 x 7/8 in. ( 12.7 x 2.2 cm )
Description 
Brass and iron bullet mold; two arms that extend into hinged front, with conical and circular mold on interior; stamped mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston
Object Number 
1951.326
Marks 
stamped: "COLT'S/PATENT"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group