Object Title

Percussion double-barrelled pistol

Percussion double-barrelled pistol

Date

1867

Object Number

XII.4795

Physical Description

Previous Tower gallery caption (to 1993) states that despite official marks, this pistol was probably made in Birmingham as part of a private contract for an Indian cavalry regiment. It has five groove rifling and a compartment in the butt

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Inscriptions and Marks

Crown & Tower (possibly spurious) and date of 1867

Associations

Places Britain