Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Snider

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Snider

Date

1864

Object Number

XII.9014

Physical Description

Barrel and fore end sawn off ; left hand barrel Birmingham proof ?; breech with Birmingham proof; block Birmingham proof crowned v; LAC LONDON ARMOURY SNIDERS PATENT and arrow; lockplate 1864 LAC

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

lacks cleaning rod