Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Daw's Navy Model

Percussion five-shot revolver - Daw's Navy Model

Date

1862

Object Number

XII.4758

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty

Physical Description

Two part open top frame which is blued and fitted with a one piece chequred wooden grip with lanyard ring. The hammer, cylinder and rammer are polished bright

Dimensions

BarrelLength134 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1736

Calibre

.387 in (80 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with London proof marks

Associations

Places England

Notes

It is belived that Daw produced two main models of this revolver, the Army Model at 54 bore, and the Navy Model at 80 bore.