Object Title

Pinfire six-shot revolver

Pinfire six-shot revolver

Date

1875

Object Number

XII.9220

Provenance

Post Amnesty. Bedfordshire Police. no.90/11.

Physical Description

Blued open frame. Cylinder with loading gate and ejector rod on the right side. Trigger and hammer are of polished steel. The blued cylindrical barrel has a brass pin foresight. The two-piece polished wooden grips are held on by a central screw. A lanyard ring is attached. Stamped on the top flat in front of the cylinder is EUSCALBUNA PLACENCIA Otherwise the weapon is plain

Dimensions

BarrelLength187mm
OverallLength245mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

11 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

The frame,cylinder and barrel are each stamped with the crowned crossed sceptres of Birmingham

Associations

Places Spain