Object Title

Centrefire underlever breech-loading rifle - Martini-Henry Mk. III

Centrefire underlever breech-loading rifle - Martini-Henry Mk. III

Date

1889

Object Number

XII.9552

Provenance

Old Tower collection

Physical Description

Standard military rifle with cleaning rod. Refurbished in 1892 and marked as such. Crowned VR stamped on the breech

Dimensions

BarrelLength33.27 inches
BarrelLength845 mm
OverallLength1245 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.45 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the noxform 'S.X.'

Associations

Places Britain