right side (barrel facing R)

Smith and Wesson .32 Single-Action Revolver, Serial no. 17156

Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson (American, established 1852)
Decorator: Tiffany & Co. (1837–present)
Date: ca. 1889–90
Geography: Springfield, Massachusetts; New York, New York
Culture: American, Springfield, Massachusetts and New York
Medium: Steel, silver, laminated metal, nickel
Dimensions: L. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); L. of barrel 3 in. (7.6 cm); Cal. .32 in. (8 mm); Wt. 15 oz. (438 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Revolvers
Credit Line: Gift of Gerald Klaz, M.D., Trustee - The Gerald Klaz Trust, 2003
Accession Number: 2003.546.1

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