Object Title

Detached flintlock - William III pattern

Detached flintlock - William III pattern

Date

about 1700

Object Number

XII.932

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

For an infantry musket of the type which examples are XII.69 et seq. It is fitted with a dog-catch and the lockplate bears the cipher of William III and slight engraved decoration

Dimensions

Overall LockplateLength7.2 in.
Overall LockplateLength185 mm
WeightWeight0.51 kg
WeightWeight1.1 lbs

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Inscriptions and Marks

Royal cipher
Crown over WR Royal cipher of William III
Outer lockplate
Stamped

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