Object Title

Detached flintlock - Model 1872

Detached flintlock - Model 1872

Date

about 1790

Object Number

XII.958

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

For the Prussian infanty musket of 1782. Flat lockplate and cock both with wide bevelled edges, the lockplate engraved POTZDAM MAGAZ and on the lower edge with the initials SAD

Dimensions

OverallLength6.8 in.
OverallLength173 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Inscriptions and Marks

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IGR
Inner lockplate
Stamped
Type
POTZDAM MAGAZINE
Lockplate
Engraved
Maker's mark
S A D
Lockplate
Stamped

Associations

Places Prussia