Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Pattern 1856

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Pattern 1856

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9240

Physical Description

variant length of stock; barrel with ladder and ramp rear sight ; 2 barrel bands ;side bayonet lug; illegible marks.
Lock with crowned VR TOWER 1852. Fair condition. Barrel rusted overall

Dimensions

BarrelLength838mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places England