Album containing original watercolours depicting various military and civilian flintlock, percussion and breech-loading longarms and pistols, pin-fire and centre-fire revolvers,

Object Title

Album containing original watercolours depicting various military and civilian flintlock, percussion and breech-loading longarms and pistols, pin-fire and centre-fire revolvers,

Album containing original watercolours depicting various military and civilian flintlock, percussion and breech-loading longarms and pistols, pin-fire and centre-fire revolvers,

Date

about 1880

Reference

DUM 1

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Some of the illustrations are heightened in blue and gilt, and some varnished. All are identified with stock numbers and some with further manuscript notes giving details of makers, systems and sizes etc.

Includes four album prints of early breech-loading firearms and a cannon,

Extent

1 volume

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

39 pages, some folded

Access Conditions

Open access

Associations

Contents

  DUM 1 - Album containing original watercolours depicting various military and civilian flintlock, percussion and breech-loading longarms and pistols, pin-fire and centre-fire revolvers,