Object Title

Flintlock Musket - Trade Musket

Flintlock Musket - Trade Musket

Date

About 1840

Object Number

XII.2628

Provenance

From the Renkin Collection.

Physical Description

Flintlock musket. Barrel octagonal to the breech. Checkering in 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.

Materials

Dimensions

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

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

18.2 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Decoration
Foliage.
Right side of the butt
Engraved

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