Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - By William Soper

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - By William Soper

Date

1870

Object Number

XII.3377

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1946 from COD Weedon. (Weedon being the central collection point for all Police forces), List no.530. Collected 1948.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 45 in (1143 mm), Barrel length: 28 in (711 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 593

Calibre

.577/.450 in

Associations

Notes

William Soper's patent no.3637 of Nov.30, 1868 refers.