Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Light Dragoon Pattern

Date

1812

Object Number

XII.8402

Provenance

Loan 99. The Worcestershire Regiment Museum, Issued 1945.

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

BarrelLength9 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

On barrel: crowned GR, and two crowned indecipherable marks. Stamped on left side of pistol grip is 33

Associations

Places Britain