Object Title

Percussion primer - Manton Tube Class A

Percussion primer - Manton Tube Class A

Date

1818

Object Number

XX.3669

Provenance

Given by J. Gooding November 1993 .

Physical Description

A copper tube, soldered shut at one end

Dimensions

OverallLength0.76in

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

British Patent 4285, August 3, 1818.

Notes

Refer to article by S.J.Gooding in the Canadian Journal of Arms Collecting, vol 17, part II.