Bullet mould

Object Number: 
1954.143e
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 7/8 in. ( 12.7 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: "COLT'S/PATENT"; "36P"
Description: 
Steel bullet mold; two flat arms hinged at front, with circular and conical molds on interior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Barck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group