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

BarrelLength26.54 inches
BarrelLength674 mm
OverallLength1088 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible 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.