Object Title

Centrefire lever-action magazine rifle - Whitney Model 1878

Centrefire lever-action magazine rifle - Whitney Model 1878

Date

1870-1890

Object Number

XII.3238

Provenance

Unknown

Physical Description

Butt has silver escutcheon which reads: 'SIEGE OF MAFEKING. Taken from Boars on the capture of COMMANDANT ELOFF at Mafeking on May 12th 1901.'

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.44-40 win

Associations

Places America