Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Pieri's System

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Pieri's System

Date

1875

Object Number

XII.1055

Provenance

From Mr Harrod 1920

Dimensions

BarrelLength857 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

.430 in

Associations

Places Switzerland

Notes

J.P. Pieri, a Swiss inventor took out British patents in 1874.