Object Title

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.V, Land Service only

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.V, Land Service only

Date

1915

Object Number

XII.6069

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1968

Physical Description

Blackened overall with a two piece moulded plastic birdshead grip fitted with a lanyard ring. The six inch barrel (which would normally be four inch) is fitted with an adjustable foresight. The acceptance stamps are for George V.

Dimensions

BarrelLength152mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 151130

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with War Department acceptance stampson the frame is a ghost number, in white: 111

Associations

Places Britain