Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading musket - Pattern 1842

Percussion muzzle-loading musket - Pattern 1842

Date

1844

Object Number

XII.8632

Physical Description

With pitted barrel and indistinct marks at breech. The lock with TOWER crowned VR arrow, double incised line decoration and hammer with double incised line decoration. Butt struck with arrow and BO and W&L or W&H HOLLIS and crowned ? twice. Stock with WH near sideplate

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.75 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

heavy grease and paint