Object Title

Needlefire breech-loading gun - Montigny System

Needlefire breech-loading gun - Montigny System

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XII.2742

Physical Description

Circular smooth bore barrel. Half stocked the butt stamped M.A 5646, white paint 384. The breech lifts to cock and extract. There is a safety catch in front of the trigger. A label states 'Single gun Montigny'

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 43 and 1/2 in, barrel length 24 and 1/2 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.68 in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Belgium