Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading musket - Pattern 1842

Percussion muzzle-loading musket - Pattern 1842

Date

1842

Object Number

XII.8628

Physical Description

Swivel loop. Broken on trigger guard

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.75 in

Inscriptions and Marks

The barrel with crowned B crowned GR arrow crown and crossed swords; lock with TOWER crowned arrow double incised line decoration; The butt struck with MOXHAM arrow and BO and on stock near side plate WN

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

lacking forward sling swivel; lacking ramrod and rear sling swivel defective; heavy grease and paint