Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1796 Heavy Dragoon

Flintlock muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1796 Heavy Dragoon

Date

1796

Object Number

XII.4645

Physical Description

The lockplate stamped behind the cock, TOWER, and in front of the cock, crowned GR; crowned Broad Arrow.
The butt stamped on the right hand side 12 877, crowned GR over V within a circle. The butt plate stamped 1838, the butt plate tang stamped 3DG /C/7.
The barrel stamped, crowned GR over V. The following parts are missing; cock, butt plate screw, sling bar loose ring

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of barrel: 26 in (660 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.750 in

Associations

Places England