Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading carbine - N/A

Percussion muzzle-loading carbine - N/A

Date

about 1845

Object Number

XII.331

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

A folding bayonet is fitted below the barrel secured by a catch on the lower ramrod pipe. Browned barrel stamped with Birmingham proof marks. Lock engraved with Royal Cypher.

Techniques

Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength27 in.
BarrelLength685 mm
OverallLength42.6 in.
OverallLength1083 mm
OverallWeight3.2 kg
OverallWeight7.14 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.65 in ( 17 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Ordnance Mark
Arrow over 30
Butt
Engraved
Royal Cypher
Crown over VR.
Lock
Engraved
Birmingham Proof Marks
Two Crown over crossed sceptres.
Barrel
Stamped

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