Object Title

Percussion breech-loading military rifle - Calisher and Terry model for the Navy, sealed pattern

Percussion breech-loading military rifle - Calisher and Terry model for the Navy, sealed pattern

Date

1859

Object Number

XII.434

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Originally transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891, item No 193

Dimensions

OverallLength1238mm
BarrelLength822mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

30 bore .537 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Inscribed on butt No1 / TERRY'S BREECH LOADING GUN FOR THE NAVY / PREPARED 25TH MARCH 1859 / BY ORDER OF 12TH FEBRUARY 1859 and the lock inscribed ENFIELD 1859

Associations

Places Britain