Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Remington and Sons

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Remington and Sons

Date

1865

Object Number

XII.2402

Provenance

Ex Enfield.

Dimensions

OverallLength1295mm
BarrelLength899mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 21

Calibre

.50 in

Associations

Places America

Notes

This is apparently a very early Remington rifle musket, which from the markings appears to have been brought to England for submission in War Office Trials.