Object Title

Flintlock military carbine

Flintlock military carbine

Date

1810

Object Number

XII.184

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Differing, however from the last and bearing a closer resemblence to Nos.XII.170-174 though of better quality.
Runner-bar missing. The butt bears a store-keeper's stamp with the date 1800.
Lock with incised live decoration and crowned GR TOWER and SW. Stock damaged

Dimensions

BarrelLength26.18inches
BarrelLength665mm
OverallLength1045mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.73 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock marked: Crowned broad arrow, crowned 8,OBarrel marked: Crown (twice), crowned GR broad arrow, crowned cross sceptres, crowned 9,P,W,??P

Associations

Places England