Enfield Gun (Carbine cavalry)
Title Enfield Gun (Carbine cavalry)
Accession Number R2050
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Arms and Armouries
Main Material Wood
Component Material II Iron
Provenance The Trustees of the Indian Museum, August 1929.
Period / Year of Work 1865-68 AD
Dimensions Length-95cm, hilt-12cm
Brief Description Later version of the prototype used in the Crimean War, the Revolt of 1857 in India, and the American Civil War.
Detailed Description M.L. Cavalry (Enfield). Received from Quetta Arsenal. Written on it: 1865-68, Enfield V.R. Crown Stamp.