Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action rifle - Vetterli Model 1870

Centrefire bolt-action rifle - Vetterli Model 1870

Date

1876

Object Number

XII.10843

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon, 1925. (1927 list no.77)

Physical Description

Manufactured at Torre Annunziatta. There are Whitworth clamp marks on the furniture

Dimensions

BarrelLength33.1inches
BarrelLength840mm
OverallLength1345mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number Y8642

Calibre

10.4 mm

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Bayonet X.7204 associated.
Transferred from XII.9180