Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Model 1857

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Model 1857

Date

1860-1867

Object Number

XII.1020

Provenance

From Ordnance Office, Tower 1922

Physical Description

Converted to breechloading by means of a Snider type breech, popularly known as the 'TabatiÚre' breech

Dimensions

BarrelLength845mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.710 in

Associations

Places France