Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

XII.7747

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock 5.37 in, crown/GR, B/O mark ,Tower on Tail, single border line engraved, ring neck cock, top jaw and screw missing, spear point frizzen spring, crown/3 inside lock plate.
Stock complete damaged at left forend. Pattern brass furniture, long belt hook 9.25 in, crown/6 at rear, ramrod missing, inspectors marks on left by sideplate, B/O stamp at back right top of stock.
Barrel 12 in, proof and view mark on top/left rear of barrel, tang,[broken] crown/12 on right rear of barrel (indistinct)

Dimensions

OverallLength19.25in
BarrelLength305mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

arrow/180 at rear right of stock

Associations

Places Britain