Minnesota Arms shotgun

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Titles Minnesota Arms shotgun
Description Single barrel shotgun manufactured for the Minnesota Arms Co. The gun was probably made by Crescent Fire Arms Co. of Norwich, Connecticut, which manufactured firearms for retailers and distributors under private labels. The break-action shotgun has an exposed hammer, a walnut two-piece pistol grip stock, a black hard rubber butt plate, and a bead foresight.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 45 inches length (overall)
30 inches length (barrel)
Nomenclature shotgun
Materials steel
wood
rubber
Creation Made for: Minnesota Arms Co.
Made by (possibly): Crescent Fire Arms Co.
Made in (possibly): Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Subjects Retailed in: Minnesota, United States
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Firearms
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1888 - Not later than 1931
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1997.271.1 (Accession Number)

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