Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.4718

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1965 from Surrey Police. 11th November 1965

Physical Description

Made by William Tranter (WT stamped beneath the grip)
A Tranter patent ramrod is missing

Dimensions

BarrelLength160mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 5918T

Calibre

.442 in (54 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Frame no. 6172

Associations

Places Britain