Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military pistol - New Land Pattern Pistol

Flintlock muzzle-loading military pistol - New Land Pattern Pistol

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.4268

Provenance

Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

The lock of this gun is marked with a government ownership mark (crowned GR) and TOWER and is fitted with a sliding safety catch. The butt is marked with 12 over 1830 and a crowned GR monogram over 1800. The barrel bears the initials SG and two government proof marks of a crowned 6 on the tang and a crowned 14.

Dimensions

BarrelLength219mm
OverallLength393mm
OverallWeight1.26kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamp
Crowned GR
lock
stamped
Proof markbarrel tang
stamped
Proof markbarrel
stamped
Stampbarrel
stamped
Stampbutt
stamped
Stamplock
stamped

Associations

Places Britain