Object Title

Flintlock muzzleloading musket - Trade Musket

Flintlock muzzleloading musket - Trade Musket

Date

About 1840

Object Number

XII.2628

Provenance

From the Renkin Collection.

Physical Description

Flintlock musket. Barrel octagonal to the breech. Chequering on the stock. No external visible markings on the barrel, breech, lock-plate or trigger guard. Minor visible damage from use. Ramrod still intact. Foliage decoration engraved on the right side of the butt.

Techniques

Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength32 in
BarrelLength813 mm
OverallLength47 in
OverallLength1195 mm
OverallWeight2.5 kg
OverallWeight5.5 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.72 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Decoration
Foliage.
Right side of the butt
Engraved

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