Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Paget Carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Paget Carbine

Date

1848

Object Number

XII.2001

Provenance

Formerly in the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich. In the 1874 catalogue no. 1409; in the 1856 catalogue no. VIIIB/1. Transferred via the Cottesloe Committee in 1927. Formerly Class XXIV.227 (1938-1971, Student Collection). Formerly IWM no. 19,362 (when temporarily stored in the IWM from about 1927 to 1938, a possible transfer was being considered under the Cottesloe Committee criteria)

Physical Description

Fitted with a Paget barrel and Lovell cock

Dimensions

BarrelLength403mm
OverallLength800mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.656 in

Associations

Places England

Notes

I.W.M.C.L. 362