Object Title

Centrefire five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1867B

Centrefire five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1867B

Date

1868

Object Number

XII.1432

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. BM/306/46/J.MF.57/SA/, recieved February 1948

Physical Description

Heavily decorated, in presentation style, with foliate and scroll engraving on the cylinder. Engraved on the top strap and barrel: Adams Patent Small Arms Company, 391.Strand.London
The triggerguard and butt-cap are silver plated

Dimensions

BarrelLength150 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 2376

Calibre

.450 in

Associations

Places Britain