Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Kynock Pocket Model

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Kynock Pocket Model

Date

1889

Object Number

XII.4908

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1968

Physical Description

Hammerless and polished bright overall. The grip is one piece chequred wood. The serial number is stamped on the grips forestrap

Dimensions

BarrelLength102mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 537

Calibre

.360 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs

Associations

Places England

Notes

Made to Henry Schund's patents of 1885 and 1886. The company was set up in 1885 and ceased trading in 1890, by which time about 600 of these revolvers had been made.