Object Title

Centrefire five-shot revolver - Tranter Army Model 1868

Centrefire five-shot revolver - Tranter Army Model 1868

Date

1869

Object Number

XII.5808

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Devon & Cornwall Police, no.17.

Physical Description

Originally blued overall with foliate engraving on the frame. The revolver is converted from rimfire, the cylinder displays the notches for the hammer nose

Dimensions

BarrelLength113 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 12215

Calibre

.380 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with Birmingham proofs and the parts with the assembly no.70

Associations

Places Britain