Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Pattern 1858

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Pattern 1858

Date

1860

Object Number

XII.9239

Physical Description

Black barrel with two bands, the front with bayonet lug. Ladder and ramp rear sight. Breech struck with crowned TP above an arrow, crowned B/20 and crowned arrow.
Lock with crowned VR Enfield 1860. Butt stamped 210 and an illegible stamped name at base.
Lacks nipple

Dimensions

BarrelLength33inches
BarrelLength838mm
OverallLength1237mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.58 in

Associations

Places England