Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion muzzle-loading military rifle-musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1861

Object Number

XII.1985

Provenance

Transferred from the Imperial War Museum, September 1938. Transferred to the Imperial War Museum from the Royal Ordnance Factory pattern room, Enfield. (no.01), 1929.

Dimensions

BarrelLength38.98inches
BarrelLength990mm
OverallLength1396mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.57 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock: TOWER 1861

Associations

Places England