Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Adams Model 1867B

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Adams Model 1867B

Date

1870

Object Number

XII.5814

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Devon & Cornwall Police, no.14.

Physical Description

Heavily decorated, in presentation style, in tight foliate and scroll engraving. Engraved on the top strap and barrel: Adams Patent Small Arms Company, 391, Strand, London
The butt has an inset escutchion plate

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 5048

Calibre

.450 in

Associations

Places Britain