Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.10571

Provenance

Returned loan L68.

Physical Description

With spring retained barrel bands, and jag head ramrod.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock: Crown over VR, 1856. Breech: British and Belgian proof and acceptance stamps. Right of butt: Broad arrow over 1868 in a circle

Associations

Places Britain