Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.4044

Provenance

On loan to Maison Dieu, Dover (Loan 1). Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

Rear sling lop missing

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 55 in (1397 mm), Barrel length: 39 in (991 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Pimlico stamp, Butt plate stamped 162

Associations

Places England