Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Belt Size

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Belt Size

Date

1851

Object Number

XII.4983

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P. Young, 1980

Physical Description

The Frame is made by William Tranter (WT stamped beneath the grip). The top strap and barrel is engraved: Deane Adams & Deane (Makers to HRH Prince Albert), 30 King William St. London Bridge.
The Butt is fitted with a butt-trap

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 6116R

Calibre

.442 in (54 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Frame no.1052 (stamped beneath the grip)

Associations

Places Britain