Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Tranter 4th Model

Percussion five-shot revolver - Tranter 4th Model

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.4672

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1968

Physical Description

A blued adams patent frame with foliate engraving and a wooden one piece grip. It is fitted with a Tranter patent ramrod, hammerless action and double trigger

Dimensions

BarrelLength153mm
OverallLength307mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 19350T

Calibre

.442 in (54 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs and the parts with the assembly no.84

Associations

Places Britain