Object Title

Percussion pistol

Percussion pistol

Date

1810

Object Number

XII.5729

Provenance

Purchased from Andrew Lumley, Chelsea , London. 11th October 1988. Formerly Acquisition Loan AL.143/3

Physical Description

Highly decorated with the barrel being chiseled onto a gold background. This pistol has 'in Bern' engraved on the lockplate in script.
The Case is of exceptional quality and is fitted with green velvet

Dimensions

BarrelLength192mm
OverallLength311mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.453 in (50 bore)

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