Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military pistol - Paget Light Cavalry Model

Flintlock muzzle-loading military pistol - Paget Light Cavalry Model

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.822

Provenance

Old Tower Collectionr

Physical Description

Light cavalry model, with rear lock-plate reduced in thickness to take a safety-catch. This has been removed and the slot filled in. The Stock bears the initials G W and a storekeeper’s stamp with the date 1800.

Dimensions

BarrelLength219mm
OverallLength399mm
OverallWeight1.32kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Mark
G W
stock
stamped
Datestock
stamped

Associations

Places Britain