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: W368

: Militaria

: firearm

: Albini-Braedlin single shot breech-loading military rifle. Round steel rifled barrel with octagonal breech. Blade foresight and adjustable ramp rearsight. The breech stamped with various Ordnance markings. Breech-loading action with hinged breech-block, the block pivoting upwards for loading and containing a firing pin and hinged extractor, each component stamped with Ordnance marks. Attached to the stock by 2 steel barrel bands (the forward band with a sling swivel) and nose-cap, each with a spring retainer. Wooden full-stock with steel furniture comprising butt-plate, trigger guard with rear sling swivel. Side lock with hammer, the plate stamped NC60 within oval (date 1860). Retained to the stock by 1 sidenail. Steel cleaning rod.

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: Belgium, Western Europe, Europe


: 1867