Object Title

Miquelet lock musket (rasak)

Miquelet lock musket (rasak)

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

XXVIF.9

Provenance

Presented by the National Art Collections Fund, 1942. From the Norton Hall collection, no. 330.

Physical Description

Miquelet lock of Turkish type. The walnut stock is inlaid with mother of pearl, fitted with incised iron bands, and has a fish-tail stock.

Dimensions

Dimensions: overall length 1545 mm (61.0in), barrel length 1277 mm (50.4in)

Calibre

13 mm (0.5in)

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places Balkans