Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9090

Physical Description

Barrel with P over 10; arrow above PP over 3; crowned arrow; crowned B over 9; crowned TP over ??; 4 over P above 2; P over 18.
Lock with 1855 P and crowned P.
Butt with double circle; and crown over 10 GOODMAN . Stock varnished lacks sling swivels and ramrod,

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 463

Associations

Places England