Object Title

Percussion primers - By Westley Richards

Percussion primers - By Westley Richards

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XX.2271 A

Provenance

Old Tower collection

Physical Description

Full bag of copper caps manufactured by Westley Richards. The bag is of fine brown cotton and was originally stitched along its top edge. The caps are ribbed rifle type

Inscriptions and Marks

Label 1: red label on white background. Label 2: white print on red background

Associations

Places Britain