Object Title

Detached flint and combined matchlock - By Brooke

Detached flint and combined matchlock - By Brooke

Date

1685

Object Number

XII.930

Provenance

Formerly Class XII.612 (1890?-1909, an interim renumbering system that is only recorded in a handwritten list). Formerly Class XII.105A, 1865 Addenda (1857-1909, The Old War Office inventory system otherwise known as the Hewitt system.). Recorded in Scott (1868) as being found among old stores of the Tower in 1861.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length lockplate: 6.8 in (173 mm), Weight: 1 lb 2 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

J. Hewitt, addendum to the Official catalogue of the Tower Armouries, London, 1865, p.3

Sir Sibald D. Scott, The British Army, Vol.2, London and New York, 1868, p.282

C ffoulkes, Inventory and Survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London, London, 1916, vol.II, 422, illus. (Plate XXXVI)