Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled military carbine - Model 1854 Cape Carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled military carbine - Model 1854 Cape Carbine

Date

1854

Object Number

XII.413

Physical Description

Double side-by-side barrels rifled with four grooves. Backsight with short hinged bar scaled to 800 yards. Back-action locks engraved with Royal cypher and TOWER 1854. Scroll trigger guard; runner-bar and ring

Dimensions

BarrelLength655mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.733 in

Associations

Places Britain