Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.9081

Physical Description

Barrel with many indistinct marks including P over22 ;P over 2. Lock dated 1855 with P over 9 crowned 17 and anchor-like mark. Butt with doubble circle ICR P over 15 twice. Stock with mirrored R. Painted barrel; defective lock; lacking ramrod side screw and front sling swivel

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places England