Object Title

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.I**

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.I**

Date

1915

Object Number

XII.5871

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Northumbria Police, no.54.

Physical Description

Blued overall with a two piece chequred wooden grip fitted with a lanyard ring. The Mk.I** were converted in 1915 from Mk.I*. This one subsequently was sold out of service (the big arrow on the top strap) and reproofed in Birmingham.

Dimensions

BarrelLength152mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1332

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

War Department acceptance stamps and post 1904 Birmingham proofs.

Associations

Places Britain