Object Title

Flintlock military pistol

Flintlock military pistol

Date

1740-1780

Object Number

XII.7102

Provenance

Dumbarton Castle. Loan 137. Date of loan pre 1908.

Physical Description

All steel pistol. Ramshorn butt with oval escutcheon engraved with floral design. Lockplate engraved BISSEL. Lacks cock tumbler and belthook. Remains of ramrod survive.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Barrel 8 in, Overall 13 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.58 in

Associations

Places Britain