Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Tranter's Self Extracting Army Model 1879

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Tranter's Self Extracting Army Model 1879

Date

1881

Object Number

XII.4699

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1946 from COD Weedon. (Weedon being the central collection point for all Police forces and surrendered weapons.) Authority for tranfer and issue is under War Office file no. GS(W)2/BM50/1 dated 5th April 1951.

Physical Description

Blued overall with a one piece wooden grip

Dimensions

BarrelLength153 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 4119

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proof marks and the parts with the assembly no.150

Associations

Places Britain