Object Title

Percussion breech-loading military rifle musket - Pattern 1853

Percussion breech-loading military rifle musket - Pattern 1853

Date

1859

Object Number

XII.2012

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon, 1925. (1927 list no.342)

Dimensions

BarrelLength39.09inches
BarrelLength993mm
OverallLength1414mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.58 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Possibly constructed at Enfield as a a trial piece.