1853 Enfield Rifle-Musket
Catalog #: 1377 Accession #: 6393
Credit: Armed Forces History, Division of History of Technology, National Museum of American History
J. Barrnet & Son (Manufacturer)
J. Barrnet & Son were armorers in London.
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 7.5" H x 55.25" W x 1.75" D
British 1853 Pattern Enfield rifle-musket, .577 caliber
British 1853 Pattern Enfield rifle-musket, .577 caliber also fired a .58 caliber bullet used by both the Union and the Confederacy.
Country: United States
War: Civil War