Object Title

Percussion breech-loading rifle - Experimental Westley Richards pattern for trials

Percussion breech-loading rifle - Experimental Westley Richards pattern for trials

Date

about 1861

Object Number

PR.5117

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005 Transferred to the Pattern Room from the Museum of Artillery, the Rotunda, Woolwich, December 1978,

Physical Description

With monkey tail type action

Dimensions

dimensions:0.992 1.390 weight:4.11

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 1169

Calibre

.451 in

Associations

Places Britain