Object Title

Percussion six-shot revolver - Lang type

Percussion six-shot revolver - Lang type

Date

1857

Object Number

XII.4956

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P. Young, 1980

Physical Description

A two part open top frame originally blued. The grip is one piece finely chequred wood fitted with a nipple box in the butt. The frame is engraved with scroll decoration

Dimensions

BarrelLength152mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.426 in (60 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with London proofs

Associations

Places England