Charm in box

Charm in box
Title
Charm in box
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.
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
Object Number 
1941.599a-h
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"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group