Object Title

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.IV

Centrefire six-shot military revolver - Webley Mk.IV

Date

1901

Object Number

XII.5873

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Hampshire Police, no.120.

Physical Description

Blacked overall with a two piece moulded plastic birdshead grip fitted with a lanyard ring. The backstrap is stamped with an issue date and regiment, 4.15/38.S/R.G.A./3. (April 1915 to the Royal Garrison Artillery). The acceptance stamps are Victorian

Dimensions

BarrelLength102 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 90986

Calibre

.455 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with War Department acceptance stamps

Associations

Places Britain