Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Enfield Mk.I

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Enfield Mk.I

Date

1881

Object Number

XII.4903

Provenance

Believed to have been transferred from the Ordnance Office in the Tower of London sometime in the 1970's.

Physical Description

Blacked overall with a hinged frame extractor One piece chequered walnut stockplate with sculpeted hard rubber butt cap. Loading gate on right hand side with safety lock. Barrel modified to 4 inches

Dimensions

OverallLength235mm
BarrelLength95mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 3899

Calibre

.476 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Cylinder stamped with military proofs

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

Taylorson. 1865-88, plate 32.