Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver

Centrefire six-shot revolver

Date

1880

Object Number

XII.5822

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dorset Police, no.73.

Physical Description

Hinged frame, possible a self extractor model Nickel-plated. Two-piece, chequered, wooden stockplates Hinged thumb-operated lever on breech to release barrel strap; V-notch sight on lever. Circular disc extractor. Sear extends into triggerguard. Plain cylinder; notched near rear for stop

Dimensions

BarrelLength139mm
OverallLength262mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 10733

Calibre

.450 in

Associations

Places Britain