Object Title

Percussion six-shot revolver

Percussion six-shot revolver

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.5496

Provenance

Purchased from Lord Newborough, September 1986

Physical Description

Transitional type, round frame with raised nipple shield around except at the top which gives access to the nipples. with Cogswell 224 Strand London; foliate scrolls on frame and butt cap;butt stamped 780

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 780

Calibre

.37 in

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

valued with XII.5495 as a pair