Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Webley R.I.C. No. 1 New Model

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Webley R.I.C. No. 1 New Model

Date

1882

Object Number

XII.5645

Provenance

Transferred from TSD Weedon, 16 March 1961. Forming part of collection of obsolete and surrendered weapons available for disposal. Authority for transfer 57/SA/3354 Ord 8B dated 13 Mar 61.

Physical Description

Blued overall with polished trigger, hammer, loading gate and ejector. The one piece chequered wooden grip is fitted with a lanyard loop. Unusually the serial number has been stamped on the right side of the frame, not the normal left side

Dimensions

BarrelLength115mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 4785

Calibre

.476 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs

Associations

Places Britain