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

Dimensions: Overall length: 43.5 in (1105 mm), Barrel length: 27.25 in (692 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.63 in approx

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain