Object Title

Percussion musket

Percussion musket

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXVIF.36

Provenance

Purchased from Leeds Corporation, 1967. From the Renken collection.

Physical Description

The lock is engraved with crude foliage. The stock is of dark wood, with a fish tail butt inlaid with decorative panels. The barrel is of octagonal section at the breech, and round for the rest of its length

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped ELG for Liege on the breech

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