Object Title

Flintlock rocket launcher - Unknown

Flintlock rocket launcher - Unknown

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

XII.584

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Similar to XII.584. (Copper tube with enlarged extension for the rocket-head open on the underside. There is an opening with a pivoted brass cover at the base of the tube for the introduction of extra priming powder.) It is complete with brass mounted stock and lock, the latter being of early India Pattern. The support is missing.

Dimensions

BarrelLength70.08in.
BarrelLength1780mm
OverallLength85.4in.
OverallLength2170mm
OverallWeight5.7kg
OverallWeight12.1lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

1.5 in

Inscriptions and Marks

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