Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading carbine - Martini Metford Mk. III

Centrefire breech-loading carbine - Martini Metford Mk. III

Date

1876

Object Number

XII.4172

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon (1928 list no.323)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 5666

Calibre

.303 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Converted from Martini-Henry rifle Mk.II, the body being filed down in front of block to enable sights to be seen when leaf is down.