Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - New Land Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - New Land Pattern

Date

1805

Object Number

XII.7165

Provenance

Loan 185. 1st Queen Dragoon Guards.

Physical Description

Stepped lock, the tail engraved with leaves and inscribed TOWER, crowned GR, crown and broad arrow; ring-neck cock with engraved foliate scroll. Brass furniture; stock heavily dented and drilled with two holes behind breech; contemporary repair on butt. Swivel ramrod.

Dimensions

OverallLength15in
BarrelLength9in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stock struck with 20 behind sideplate. butt with mirrored GR and Board of Ordnance mark

Associations

Places Britain