Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading rifle - Baker Rifle

Flintlock muzzle-loading rifle - Baker Rifle

Date

1805-1815

Object Number

XII.8887

Physical Description

Octagonal barrel ;sword bayonet lug; stocked to muzzle;fixed rear sight.
Lock with swan-neck cock and incised line decoration and T.KETLAND crowned GR and crowned 3;top jaw and screw missing.
Barrel with crowned 4 near touch-hole; brass fore-sight. Oval escutcheon; buttplate tang with arrow above 4.0 Some damage to stock

Dimensions

BarrelLength30.55 inhes
BarrelLength776 mm
OverallLength1173 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.64 in

Associations

Places Britain