Object Title

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.I** for Naval Service

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.I** for Naval Service

Date

1915

Object Number

XII.6236

Provenance

Possibly amnesty 1968

Physical Description

Blued overall with a two piece chequered wooden grip fitted with a lanyard ring. The Mk.I** was a conversion of the Mk.I* in 1915. Subsequently this revolver was sold out of service (the large arrow on the top strap indicates this) and reproofed in Birmingham.

Dimensions

BarrelLength152 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 10476

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with War Department acceptance stamps and with post 1904 Birmingham proofsback strap, stamped: N

Associations

Places Britain