Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9001

Physical Description

Barrel with 13 over 13;arrow over PP over P over LO? ;
Lock with croiwned VR ENFIELD 1855.
Butt with double circle and PIMLICO 1861 and WD arrow; 2;10 (twice) ; 496; but plate tang 430 and stock with SUTCHE?. Lock defective lacking forward barrel band and swivel.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 430

Associations

Places England