Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9094

Physical Description

Barrel with crown arrow; crowned B over 7; crowned TP; crowned B over 24; crown over 4?; crown B over 25; crowned B ?. Rear sight with crowned B over 36.
Lock crowned VR incised line decoration TOWER 1855 crowned 17 and crowned arrow.
Butt with WD and arrow T.TURNER crowned B over 12 twice . Stock A.TERRY barrel bandes R crowned B over 15; M crowned B over 49 and F D over 34 ?. Lacking ramrod

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 455Stock stamped: 149

Associations

Places England