Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Gras Pattern

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Gras Pattern

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XII.11391

Provenance

Purchased 17 October 1999. Ex Greenwood and Batley Ltd., Leeds, Purchased as a group with XII.11392 - XII.11399

Physical Description

A French pattern rifle made by Greenwood and Batley, Leeds, possibly as part of a trial of manufacturing machinery made by them. The rifle is unmarked and 'in the white'

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.44 in

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