Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - George II Pattern Heavy Dragoon

Flintlock military pistol - George II Pattern Heavy Dragoon

Date

1742

Object Number

XII.4238

Provenance

Old Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

The lockplate has Jorden 1744 engraved on the tail. The small is fitted with an escutchion and the buttcap has long ears. The ramrod is missing.

Dimensions

BarrelLength305mm
OverallLength483mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.577 in

Inscriptions and Marks

18 stamped on the left breech

Associations

Places Britain