Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9062

Physical Description

Breech with numerous marks including crowned E16; 15; arrow over PP; P over 10.
Lock with 1855; butt with double circle and PIMLICO WD 1861; stock with ER. Lock defective the whole heavily varnished.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 356

Associations

Places England