Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9064

Physical Description

Barrel with crowned TP? above arrow; crowned B over 7; crowned arrow; crowned B over 16 arrow above TP; and others; lock 1855; butt with double circle PIMLICO WD 1866; also arrow and BO 474 stock stamped CANTWELL ; hole through ramrod below head and lock defective

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 112 Stamped in stock: 474

Associations

Places England