Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military carbine - Sharps New Model 1863

Centrefire breech-loading military carbine - Sharps New Model 1863

Date

1868

Object Number

XII.2480

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Converted from percussion to .50-70 centrefire

Dimensions

BarrelLength559mm
OverallLength991mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 71059

Calibre

.50/70/450 U.S. govt

Associations

Places America