Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1858

Object Number

XII.8429

Physical Description

Barrel with crowned arrow; crowned B 89; crowned ?? arrow; P over 19; arrow over PP; P over 14; P 2; crowned 18.
Lock with crowned VR TOWER 1858 other indistinct marks. 9. Stock with Pimlico refurbishment mark 2 ;P over 14 twice. Stock with mirrored R W.HARWOOD. Barrel bands R and M no visible marks F crown 15

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 285

Associations

Places England