Object Title

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Tranter Model 1863

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Tranter Model 1863

Date

1865

Object Number

XII.4677

Provenance

Possibly Amnesty 1968

Physical Description

Blued over all with wooden grips

Dimensions

BarrelLength165mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 5133

Calibre

.442 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham view and proof marks and parts with the assembly no.77

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See Paul S Lederer, William Tranter's Army Revolver, Model 1863, Arms Collecting, Vol. 26, No. 3, August 1988.