Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military carbine - Tabatiere System

Centrefire breech-loading military carbine - Tabatiere System

Date

1846

Object Number

XII.9198

Physical Description

French M.1846 Carabine de Chasseurs converted to Tabatiere system centrefire breech loading system, French 1867 marks; lock plate inscribed Mre IMPale de St Etienne; tang of trigger guard with star and C in a diamond; undersice of breech block 48; flats of barrel with G in a circle

Dimensions

BarrelLength32.48inches
BarrelLength825mm
OverallLength1260mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 48

Calibre

0.7 in

Associations

Places France