Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9080

Physical Description

Barrel with several indistinct marks. Lock dated 1856. Butt with WD over arrow. Stock struck with W.JONES. Painted and lacquered and both sling swivels missing

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-tang: 125Stock stamped: 328

Associations

Places England