Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.9105

Physical Description

Barrel with crowned ? 4: crowned & ?;crowned ?; circle with ?? crown T over 4.
Butt with WD arrow; 489; Butt plate tang 229? 9. Stock with mirrored R ;Barrel bands R crowned ? ; M crowned 2;F crowned no visible number. Poor condition

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered on butt-plate tang: 229

Associations

Places Britain