Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Model 1841

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Model 1841

Date

1845

Object Number

XII.2481

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Dimensions

BarrelLength41.97 inches
BarrelLength1066 mm
OverallLength1467 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.68 in

Associations

Places Belgium

Notes

The model 1841 designation was applied to three separate descriptions of arms by the Belgians ; a straight conversion from Model 1832 flintlock arms , combinations of old and new parts and the all-new production arms of whch this is an early example.