Object Title

Flintlock breech-loading rifle - Hulme's Rifle

Flintlock breech-loading rifle - Hulme's Rifle

Date

1807

Object Number

XII.256

Provenance

Deposited by the Secretary of State for India, 1915

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.79inches
BarrelLength706mm
OverallLength1175mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.63 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

In May 1807, a Committee of Field Officers authorised the making of 20 of these rifles at a cost of 5 gns each