Object Title

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Modèle 1892

Centrefire six-shot revolver - Modèle 1892

Date

about 1914

Object Number

PR.4722

Provenance

Ex Pattern Room Collection.

Physical Description

Blued. Chequered grips. Lanyard ring to base of grip. With solid frame. When pulled, the lever on the right behind the cylinder allowed it to swing out for reloading, increasing rate of fire.

Techniques

Mass manufacture

Materials

Dimensions

OverallDepth7.1in.
OverallDepth180mm
OverallLength33.9in.
OverallLength860mm
OverallWeight0.86kg
OverallWeight1.9lb oz
OverallWidth1.6in.
OverallWidth40mm
BarrelLength6in.
BarrelLength154mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number H59410

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Manufacturer's mark
Manufacture d'armes de Saint-Étienne
Right side of frame
Engraved
Controller's Mark
P inside circle
Right side of frame and left side of trigger
Stamped

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