Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern



Object Number



Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock 5.37 in, flat, double border line engraved, crown/GR,TOWER marked on tail, crown/arrow mark below pan, ring neck flat cock, double border line engraved, top jaw and screw[pierced and slotted], spear point to frizzen spring,foreward curl to tip of frizzen.
Stock complete/bruised, pattern brass furniture, brass ramrod pipe 1.3in long, brass trigger guard with acorn tip at front, brass butt cap smooth rounded with short ears,and a single steel screw. Brass side plate 4.9in long, two steel side screws, with steel belt hook 9.1in long, stamped with a crown/6 , apron carved around barrel tang(worn) . Brass tipped wooden ramrod.
Barrel 12in long Proof and view marks on top/left rear of barrel, crown on tang, crown/18 on right over pan


BarrelLength12 in
OverallLength19.25 in


Serial Number None visible


.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

No marks or stamps visable at rear of stock


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