Object Title

Flintlock holster pistol - by Wilkinson

Flintlock holster pistol - by Wilkinson

Date

1830

Object Number

XII.5587

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Returned from Loan 12 Edinburgh Castle 06 11 1991.

Physical Description

Brass barrel with proof in small ovals; struck below with IV construction mark; both lugs detached; flat lock inscribed WILKINSON; ring neck cock lacking top jaw and screw; full stock with apron around tang; brass furniture with single ramrod pipe; brass tipped ramrod associated;trigger guard with small knob finial; stepped butt cap and on left G above PO; full stock and conventional side plate.

Dimensions

OverallLength15.9in
BarrelLength9in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Stock damaged at muzzle end