Object Title

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Webley

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Webley

Date

1865

Object Number

XII.3946

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1946

Physical Description

Blued overall with a spur trigger, the grip is of two pieces of ivory and a horn butt plate. The frame has light foliate engraving

Dimensions

BarrelLength154mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1769

Calibre

.32 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs

Associations

Places England

Notes

Webley manufactured these types of revolver under licence from Smith & Wesson around 1864.