Object Title

Detached wheellock Lock

Detached wheellock Lock

Date

1640

Object Number

XII.926

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Previously catalogued under the1909 D illon sequence as (XIII.??) and before that under the 1859 Hewitt (or Old War Office sequence) as XII.07. Therefore was in the collection prior to 1859.

Physical Description

For a large gun

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length lockplate: 7.8 in. Weight: 1 lb. 13 oz.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Bibliographic References

Charles J.Ffoulkes, Inventory and Survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London, London, HMSO, 1916, Vol.II, p. 422.