Object Title

Percussion pistol

Percussion pistol

Date

1830

Object Number

XII.1790 A

Provenance

Acquired 1967.

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.5 in
OverallLength8 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.490 in (39 bore)

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

Illustrated in 'English Pistols' p54.

Notes

'Augustus Gerding' a Hanovarian Jager was curator of the Royal Arms Collection 1824-66.