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

BarrelLength192 mm
OverallLength311 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.453 in (50 bore)

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