A .577 percussion 1861 patent two band rifle, dated 1861. With russet sighted barrel, rifled with five grooves. Retained by two screw held barrel bands and with bayonet lug. Calibrated folding adjustable back sight, plain tan dated boarder engraved flat lock with Tower and VR. Crowned on the tail, figured stock. The butt (extended) stamped with circular War Office mark within Tower London 1861. Regulation brass mounts including butt plate engraved ee over 192 and VV on the heel tongue. Sling mounts and original steel ramrod. With ordinance proof marks. Barrel 83.8cm and overall length 123cm.