Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading cavalry carbine - Snider

Centrefire breech-loading cavalry carbine - Snider

Date

1865-1890

Object Number

XII.11167

Provenance

Found in the Bowyer Tower 1997 with duplicate disc XII.8429 attached, and renumbered (1999)

Physical Description

Snider cavalry carbine, lock missing, stock damaged, leather sight cover

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Probably damaged by the bomb explosion in the Mortar Room 1974.