Object Title

Percussion military pistol - Model 1822

Percussion military pistol - Model 1822

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.896

Provenance

Transferred from the Royal Smallarms Factory, Enfield, as being a duplicate of modern French firearms. Between 1860 and 1865.

Physical Description

Manufacture Imperiale de Chatelleraut

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.67 in (17.1 mm)

Associations

Places France

Bibliographic References

J. Hewitt, addendum to the Official catalogue of the Tower Armouries, London, 1865, p.13