Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket

Date

1750-1850

Object Number

XII.199

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Of French type and resembling the model of 1774 but with brass mounts instead of steel
Butt-plate inscribed FRENCH. Middle barrel-band missing

Dimensions

BarrelLength44.8inches
BarrelLength1138mm
OverallLength1530mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.69 in (14 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock marked inside GM; Stock marked TM

Associations

Places France