Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - By Reed

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - By Reed

Date

1850

Object Number

XII.9326

Physical Description

Circular pitted barrel with fore-sight and leaf backsight and at the breech illegible proof ; secured by slides. Back action lock with scroll engraving and REED. Chequered small; butt plate; scroll trigger guard and oval escutcheon

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.2 inches
BarrelLength691 mm
OverallLength1098 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.63 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain