Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1853

Date

1857

Object Number

XII.9166

Physical Description

Lock with crowned VR and TOWER 1857 and crowned 26; barrel with side bayonet bar;leaf rear sight and blade foresight; brass furniture; barrel tang with crowned 20; 2 sling swivels; butt stamped 18 WD; lacking nipple

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places England

Notes

lacks nipple