Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Pattern 1839

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Pattern 1839

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.8934

Physical Description

Fixed rear sight with crowned P.
Lock missing hammer and tumbler damaged but with HEIC lion D above ?.
Butt stamped III CR HEIC lion and 130 REYNOLDS ; 8over 5 (twice) India pattern type ramrod tubes ;Baker type trigger guard; lacking ramrod;smooth bore ;defective forward sling swivel

Dimensions

BarrelLength991 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.750 in

Associations

Places England