Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military flare pistol

Centrefire breech-loading military flare pistol

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XII.11020

Provenance

Anonymous donation, 14th November 1996

Physical Description

A brass bodied pistol, with stirrup latch. It has plain wooden two piece grips with a lanyard ring. A plain rope lanyard is fitted..Trigger and hammer are blued steel

Calibre

1 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Left frame: Military proof and acceptance marks. COGSWELL & HARRISON, LONDON

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