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Percussion revolver owned by Admiral Sir Lewis Beaumont 1847-1922. The stock has a polished wood grip with a steel butt plate. There is a solid steel frame and silver plated trigger guard. Thousands of the Colt Navy Model were produced for the British forces in the Crimea War. Colt's London Armoury was in existence from 1852-1857. This example was owned by Admiral Sir Lewis Beaumont and taken by him when, as a Lieutenant, he served on the Arctic Expedition of 1875-1876 on the surveying vessel HMS 'DISCOVERY'.
- Image reference: E8760
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London