Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Sappers and Miners Carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Sappers and Miners Carbine

Date

1847

Object Number

XII.1900

Provenance

Formerly Class XXIV.83 (1938-1971, Student Collection). Formerly IWM No.19,080 (When temporarily stored from about 1927 to 1938, a possible transfer was being considered under the Cottesloe Committee criteria.). Formerly in the museum of artillery collection, the Rotunda. 1874 cat No.912. 1856 cat No.VI/52. Transferred via the Cottesloe committee, 1927.

Physical Description

With 2nd Pattern bayonet and straight mushroom head rod

Dimensions

BarrelLength30.12inches
BarrelLength765mm
OverallLength1162mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.73 in

Associations

Places England