Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Date

1806

Object Number

XII.4184

Provenance

Old Tower Stock

Physical Description

Lock with ring neck cock and marked with government ownership mark, crowned GR., and TOWER. Right side of butt marked with crowned GR monogram overr 180(6).
Left side marked 383, and twice with WW

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 55 in (1397 mm), Barrel length: 39.25 in (997 mm), Weight: 10 lb. 2 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.750 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Barrel stamped with government proof marks, and crown over 41, M or W

Associations

Places England

Notes

Fitted with socket bayonet X.436, later X.470