Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading carbine - By Brazier

Flintlock muzzle-loading carbine - By Brazier

Date

about 1770

Object Number

XII.1458

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum, Woolwich, 1949. Deposited in the Rotundaby Capt. Chapman, RA. F.1825. 1874 cat No.1107. 1856 cat No.VI/242. Transferred via the Cottesloe committee, 1927.

Physical Description

With double over-and-under turning barrels, Inscribed BRAZIER LONDON and stamped with proof marks. Lock engraved with foliage and BRAZIER. Stock and steel mounts engraved with foliage.

Techniques

Handmade, Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength22.2 in.
BarrelLength564 mm
OverallLength37 in.
OveralLength937.6 mm
WeightWeight2.7 kg
WeightWeight5.9 lb oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.600 in (21 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

Maker's mark
BRAZIER LONDON
Lock, and Barrel
Inscription
Proof mark
Crown over crossed swords
Barrel
Stamped
Decorative engraving
Engraved with decorative foliage around areas
Barrel, and Lock
Engraving

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