Object Title

Rimfire breech-loading pistol - Tip-up No.41

Rimfire breech-loading pistol - Tip-up No.41

Date

1904

Object Number

XII.6997

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Durham Police, no.7.

Physical Description

These nickle framed pistols were very popular and had a production run from 1896 to 1916. The .22 version was introduced in 1903. The early versions of this model can be identifed by the lack of a cut rear sighting groove, unlike this one

Dimensions

OverallLength162 mm
BarrelLength88 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 14776

Calibre

.22 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with the London special definative proof mark curent from 1887 to 1925

Associations

Places America