Object Title

Flintlock pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.7438

Provenance

Returned from loan to the Royal Logistics Corps Grnatham Glocestershire 24 June 1997

Physical Description

A standard issue pistol comprising round bright steel barrel with steel lock. The lockplate is retained by two steel sidenails inset into a brass bearing -plate. Also attached to the left of the pistol by means of one sidenail is a long sprung steel belt hook. The walnut stock had brass furniture and a brass ball-ended buttcap and a brass tipped wooden ramrod is fitted

Dimensions

BarrelHeight175mm
BarrelWidth75mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock : Crown and Tower. Usual proof and view marks

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Photographed for Louisville 24/01/02