Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9093

Physical Description

Barrel with crowned arrow; crowned B over 25; crowned TP over 1; crowned B over 8; crowned B over 41; crowned B over g.
Lock with double incised line decoration crowned VR TOWER 1856 crowned 21 crowned 10.
Butt with Pimlico refurbishment mark; 2 crowned P over 5 (twice). Stock with mirrored R

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 387Stock stamped: 213

Associations

Places England