Object Title

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Pocket Size

Percussion five-shot revolver - Adams Model 1851 Pocket Size

Date

1858

Object Number

XII.4725

Physical Description

The frame is made by Joseph Brazier (WB stamped beneath grip). Fitted with the Adams fold back rammer (known as the Rigby) and the sliding safety bolt patented in 1854

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 21558R

Calibre

.338 in (120 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Frame no. 11535 (stamped beneath grip)

Associations

Places England