LeMat Two-Barrel (10-Shot Percussion) Revolver, First Model
barrel length: 7 in. ( 17.8 cm )
largest: 13 3/4 in. ( 34.9 cm )
Steel and wood revolvers; nine-shot round cylinder with 63 caliber smoothbore barrel on center axis; part round, part octagon barrel with loading lever on right side and swivel lanyard ring affixed to butt; checkered wooden grips; stamped marks on barrel, frame, and cylinder.
stamped: (102); barrel, frame, and loading lever: "89"
stamped: (103); barrel, frame, loading lever, cylinder: "221"; buckshot barrel: "J"
stamped: (104); barrel, frame, loading lever, cylinder: "242"
stamped: (102-4); barrel: "COL. LEMAT'S PATENT" (inside scroll design); right barrel: "LM" (foliate, in circle)
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