Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1856

Object Number

XII.2982

Provenance

Probably item No. 108 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891.

Physical Description

Rifle musket experimental 3 grooves 1 turn in 39 in. Dia. of bore .5 in. Enfield '57'

Dimensions

BarrelLength39.09inches
BarrelLength993mm
OverallLength1400mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.5 in

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