Percussion pistol, pocket. cal. 43 bore (.475 inch). Made in England, circa 1840s.
Brought to Victoria circa 1853.
Victoria Police assigned serial number: 40529VP.
Screw off, smooth bore, octagonal barrel 3 1/8 inch (80 mm) long. Box lock with central hammer & folding trigger. Finely chequered wooden stock, oval silver monogram plate, nickel silver butt cap. Lock box engraved with foliate scrolls.
Donation from H.K., 06 Jan 1932
Place & Date Made
Birmingham proof marks, no makers name.
Type of item
192 mm (Width)