Object Title

Detached flintlock lock - William III type

Detached flintlock lock - William III type

Date

about 1700

Object Number

XII.932

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

See examples XII.69 et seq. It is fitted with a safety catch and the lockplate bears the cipher of William III and slight engraved decoration

Techniques

Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

Overall LockplateLength7.2 in.
Overall LockplateLength185 mm
OverallWeight0.51 kg
OverallWeight1.1 lbs

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

N/A

Inscriptions and Marks

Royal cipher
Crown over WR
Outer lockplate
Stamped

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