Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1858

Object Number

XII.9071

Physical Description

Barrel with breech stamped crowned 13 crowned 4 crowned 21 crowned TP over V .P/19. arrow above PP. P/15. P/2.
Lock with P/22 and 1858.
Butt with circle and P12 twice. Stock struck with W.DAVIS. Lacquered and with some damage

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on the butt-tang: 220

Associations

Places England