Flintlock military holster pistol. British, dated 1710. Made by T. Fort. The butt cap has the royal monogram and crown engraved on both sides, as opposed to possible regimental marking. This raises the question whether this pistol might have served as a sample or pattern weapon (Tower Armouries, XII.746); Flintlock military pistol; Flintlock military pistol; Percussion military pistol; Flintlock military pistol

Object Title

Flintlock military holster pistol. British, dated 1710. Made by T. Fort. The butt cap has the royal monogram and crown engraved on both sides, as opposed to possible regimental marking. This raises the question whether this pistol might have served as a sample or pattern weapon (Tower Armouries, XII.746); Flintlock military pistol; Flintlock military pistol; Percussion military pistol; Flintlock military pistol

Flintlock military holster pistol. British, dated 1710. Made by T. Fort. The butt cap has the royal monogram and crown engraved on both sides, as opposed to possible regimental marking. This raises the question whether this pistol might have served as a sample or pattern weapon (Tower Armouries, XII.746); Flintlock military pistol; Flintlock military pistol; Percussion military pistol; Flintlock military pistol

Reference

RA PH A5937.2

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Item

Extent

B/W Negative

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright