ADAPTED MARTINI HENRY RIFLE

Martini Henry rifle. Wooden stock and forward grip. Steel barrel and mechanism. Full stamps on barrel obscured by barrel bands, only the word ‘LONDON’ is visible. Decorative silver wire and engraved barrel and stock bands. Cream cotton strap with copper wire strap loop fixture. Treatment included cleaning of wood, textile and metal surfaces, removal of corrosion, realignment of stock, application of protective surface coating and lubricating of working mechanisms.

 

 

JM

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