Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Model No. 1 by William Powell & Son

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Model No. 1 by William Powell & Son

Date

1885

Object Number

XII.5255

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1968

Physical Description

Blued overall with a a one piece chequred wooden grip fitted with a lanyard loop. In appearance this revolver resembles the Webley M.P. Model. Inset into the butt is an engraved escutchion plate. The letters being R. F. P

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.1in
OverallLength7.6in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 10

Calibre

.450 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For a similar revolver see W C Dowell, 'The Webley Story', pl.38[c].