Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Mappin's 1867 Patent

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Mappin's 1867 Patent

Date

1867

Object Number

XII.2035

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon in 1925. (1927 list no.374) Originally item No. 229 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891.

Physical Description

5 grooves, 1 turn in 48 inches

Dimensions

BarrelLength32.36inches
BarrelLength822mm
OverallLength1233mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.58 in

Associations

Places Britain