Object Title

Flintlock carbine

Flintlock carbine

Object Number

XII.9310

Provenance

Formerly IWM No.19,337 (When temporarily stored from about 1927 to 1938, a possible transfer was being considered under the Cottesloe Committee criteria.). Formerly in the museum of artillery collection, the Rotunda. 1874 cat No.1215. 1856 cat No.VII/25. Transferred via the Cottesloe committee, 1927.

Physical Description

Octagonal barrel with 6 groove rifling , foresight; rear sight lacking .
Lock of wheellock form; swan-neck cock; no bridle to frizzen ;frizzen spring defective.
Full stock ;2 ramrod pipes; butt trap with lid missing; no trigger or guard; large cheek rest. In paint 7/25 ;plastic tag 837 and butt stamped MA1215.lacking ramrod

Dimensions

BarrelLength489 mm
OverallLength787 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

.60 in

Notes

formerly XXIV 174