Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Brunswick Rifle

Percussion muzzle-loading rifle - Brunswick Rifle

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.361

Provenance

Formerly Class XII.755 (1909-1916, The 1909 Dillon inventory system). Formerly Class XII.939 (1857-1909, The Old War Office inventory system otherwise known as the Hewitt system.). Originally registered in July 1897. Transferred from RSAF Enfield in 1891 as part of a collection of Sealed Pattern Arms. (Enfield list no.15)

Dimensions

BarrelLength32.55 inches
BarrelLength827 mm
OverallLength1234 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.88 in

Associations

Notes

100 of these rifles were ordered for the Navy in 1840.