Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9102

Physical Description

Barrel with P over 2; P over 8; Liege mark; crowned ? over 13; arrow above PF; I above 2(twice); I over 9; crowned 13 (twice).
Lock with crowned VR 1856 crowned arrow. Butt with 557; 2; 25; 22. Pimlico refurbishment mark P over 8; twice. Barrel bands R no visible marks M crowned 16; F Crown ?. Lacking tumbler screw

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places Britain