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Charm in box

Object Number: 
1941.599a-h
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silver, steel, copper, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
overall (box): 5/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 1.6 x 5.4 x 3.5 cm ) overall (charm): 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 1 x 4.8 x 2.
Marks: 
printed: on label, inside lid: "G. GONDRÉ / 2,95 / 44, Rue des Petits-Champs" handwritten: on bottom of box, in pencil: "from Uncle Joe"
Description: 
Silver handled, steel barrelled single shot center hammer pistol charm with finding at the end of the handle, in cardboard box lined with cotton, with two capsules containing copper shots and ramrod.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enoch G. Megrue
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group