Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Model 1840

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle - Model 1840

Date

1842

Object Number

XII.419

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Fitted with Delvigne's reduced diameter breech on which to seat the ball and sectioned to show this feature

Dimensions

BarrelLength34.06inches
BarrelLength865mm
OverallLength1260mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.81 in

Associations

Places France