Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled cavalry carbine - Cape Cavalry Carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled cavalry carbine - Cape Cavalry Carbine

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.2147

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Dimensions

BarrelLength26.54inches
BarrelLength674mm
OverallLength1088mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.7 in

Associations

Notes

The markings on the barrels and stock indicate that this weapon was sold out of Government Store subsequent to its original manufacture.