Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Model 1856

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Model 1856

Date

1860

Object Number

XII.2536

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Dimensions

OverallLength1321mm
BarrelLength933mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.490 in

Associations

Places Switzerland

Notes

This is a Dutch Infantry Rifle, they developed the Swiss 1856 rifle and modified it (Renkin)