Object Title

Needlefire bolt-action military rifle - Dreyse Type

Needlefire bolt-action military rifle - Dreyse Type

Date

1850

Object Number

XII.3217

Provenance

Old Tower Collection Originally item No. 194 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891.

Physical Description

With 4 groove rifling

Dimensions

BarrelLength37.05inches
BarrelLength941mm
OverallLength1397mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.63 in

Inscriptions and Marks

7

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See also XII.365, XII.3219, XII.3220