Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Improved Belt Size

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Improved Belt Size

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.4959

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P. Young, 1980

Physical Description

The frame is made by William Tranter (the T suffix indicates this). Missing the rammer

Dimensions

BarrelLength154 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 3064T

Calibre

.442 in (54 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Frame no. 10 (stamped beneath the grip)

Associations

Places Britain