Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine

Date

1830

Object Number

XII.8953

Physical Description

Barrel with fixed rear sight.
Lock with double incised line decoration and with WR ENFIELD .
Butt with 48 over 4 and circle with 1848. Butt plate tang with D over 12 over NHYC (Northampton, Nottingham,Northumberland ?? Yeoman Cavalry). Trigger guard broken and with contemporary repair. Stock s[plit at fore-end. No saddel bar and lacking swivel and ramrod

Dimensions

BarrelLength15.9 inches
BarrelLength404 mm
OverallLength806 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.66 in

Associations

Places England