Object Title

Rimfire five-shot revolver - Tranter Pocket Model

Rimfire five-shot revolver - Tranter Pocket Model

Date

1869

Object Number

XII.4711

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1946 from COD Weedon. (Weedon being the central collection point for all Police forces and surrendered weapons.) Authority for tranfer and issue is under War Office file no. GS(W)2/BM50/1 dated 5th April 1951.

Physical Description

Brass frame with blued barrel and trigger guard. The ejector rod is housed in the butt

Dimensions

Dimensions: Barrel length: 2.5 in (62 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 33758

Calibre

.300 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs and the parts with the assembly no.38

Associations

Places Britain