Object Title

Percussion breech-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion breech-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1864

Object Number

XII.5031

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

For the trials of 1864. Uses monkey tail system

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 8717/2

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Formerly on loan to the MOD Pattern room