Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading signal pistol - Webley Number 1 Mark III signal pistol

Centrefire breech-loading signal pistol - Webley Number 1 Mark III signal pistol

Date

1915

Object Number

XII.6106

Provenance

Transferred under Amnesty from the Metropolitan Police, 21 December 1965

Physical Description

Of brass construction. Steel barrelled release catch, and steel hammer and trigger assembly. Grips are of wood. Lanyard loop at base of grip.

Dimensions

Barrellength4.1in.
Barrellength105mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 15403

Calibre

1 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Manufacturer's mark
Webley & Scott trademark of a winged bullet with W&S beneath
right side of frame
stamped
Manufacturer's markleft side of frame
stamped
Numberingrelease catch
stamped
Serial numberright side of frame
stamped

Associations

Places Britain