Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern



Object Number



Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock 5.37 in, Flat, double border line engraved, crown/GR, TOWER marked on tail, crown/arrow mark below pan, ring neck flat cock, double border line engraved, top jaw and screw [pierced and slotted], spear point to frizzen spring, foreward curl to tip of frizzen.
Stock complete but bruised, pattern brass furniture, brass ramrod pipe 1.3 in long, brass trigger guard with acorn tip at front, brass butt cap smooth rounded with short ears, and a single steel screw. Brass side plate 4.9 in long, two steel side screws, with steel belt hook 9.1in long, stamped with a crown, apron carved around barrel tang. Brass tipped wooden ramrod,
Barrel 12 in long Proof and view marks on top left rear of barrel, crown on tang, crown and number on right over pan


BarrelLength12 in


Serial Number None visible


.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Crown/GR stamp on rear right top of stock, T B on left at rear of side plate, marked in ramrod channel


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