Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Kerr's 1868 Patent

Centrefire breech-loading military rifle - Kerr's 1868 Patent

Date

1868

Object Number

XII.2107

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Originally item No. 223 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891.

Physical Description

6 grooves, 1 turn in 19 inches (ratchet rifling)

Dimensions

BarrelLength30.55inches
BarrelLength776mm
OverallLength1276mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.47 in

Associations

Places Britain