Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

XII.7754

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, round point frizzen spring, crown/36 inside lock plate.
Stock complete. Pattern brass furniture, long belt hook 9.25in, crown/6 at rear, ramrod complete, inspectors marks on left by sideplate, B/O [1805] stamp at back right top of stock.
Barrel 12 in, proof and view mark on left rear of barrel, crown on tang, crown/12 on right rear of barrel

Dimensions

OverallLength19.25in
BarrelLength305mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.56 in

Associations

Places Britain