Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading pistol - Model 1786 Marine

Flintlock muzzle-loading pistol - Model 1786 Marine

Date

1804

Object Number

XII.4012

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

The lock on this gun has a detachable brass pan and is engraved ‘MRE. NLE. DE TULLE.’. It has a short fore-end with a single brass barrel-band. Replace for the Model 1779, and was issued to the navy with a belt-hook, missing from this pistol.

Techniques

Mass manufacture

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength15.28in.
OverallLength388mm
OverallWeight1.33kg
OverallWeight2.13lb oz
BarrelLength9in.
BarrelLength231mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

17.1 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Manufacturer's mark
MRE. NLE. DE TULLE.
Lockplate
Engraved

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