Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9091

Physical Description

Barrel with crown over arrow; crowned B over 2; arrow over PP? ;crowned B over 30; P over 2 above 13.
Lock with 1856 ; butt with double circle and P over 11 twice.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 342Stock stamped: 310

Associations

Places England