Object Title

Powder tester

Powder tester

Date

1720

Object Number

XIII.162

Provenance

Presented in 1958; from the collection of Major Ernest Ambler (d. 1958).

Physical Description

Brass chamber and lock-casing, the frizzen spring is mounted in reverse and is shaped to curve beneath the pan

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 133 mm (5.25 in) Weight: 12 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Name of the maker T.FLETCHER

Associations

Places England