Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Date

1812

Object Number

XII.8403

Provenance

Loan 99. Worcestershire Regiment Museum, Issued 1945.

Physical Description

Flat lockplate, with double engraved line border. Stamped behind cock, TOWER; and in front of cock crowned GR and crowned crossed scepters. Left side of fore-end painted in white 155. Attached behind sideplate on side flats is an aluminium TOWER LOAN disc

Dimensions

BarrelLength9in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

On barrel: stamped crowned GR, and two crowned indecipherable marks. On sideflat is stamped JL

Associations

Places Britain