Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

XII.7766

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock 5.37 in, crown/GR, B/O mark, Tower on Tail, double border line engraved, ring neck cock, top jaw and screw missing, spear point frizzen spring, crown/36 inside lock plate.
Stock complete/damaged. Pattern brass furniture, long belt hook 9.25in, crown/6 at rear, ramrod broken/missing, inspectors marks on left by sideplate,B/O stamp at back right top of stock.
Barrel 12in, proof and view mark on top/left rear of barrel, crown on tang, crown/nunber on right rear of barrel (indistinct)

Dimensions

Dimensions: O/A 19.25in, Barrel length 12in [30.5cm] Weight: 3lb 5.75oz [1.525kg]

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.56 in

Inscriptions and Marks

IG stock acceptance below sideplate, crown/p at rear of sideplate

Associations

Places Britain