Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military carbine - By C. Rose

Flintlock muzzle-loading military carbine - By C. Rose

Date

1825-1830

Object Number

XII.191

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock of late India Pattern the lockplate having a rounded tail. Sling loops but no runner-bar. A Board of Ordnance stamp appears on the butt and the name C. ROSE by the lockscrew

Dimensions

BarrelLength25.98inches
BarrelLength660mm
OverallLength1061mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.74 in

Inscriptions and Marks

BARNETT under stock

Associations

Places England

Notes

Probably one of the batch of 1000 set up in London in 1844 for the Coast Guard.