Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Pattern 1838

Percussion muzzle-loading military musket - Pattern 1838

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.8927

Physical Description

Barrel with crowned TP arrow; crowned L;crowned arrow;crowned 7; TP over arrow;crowned 5; fixed rear sight .
Lock with double incised line decoration crowned VR TOWER. Butt with ICR 154; WD arrow: POTTS & HUNT crowned 10(twice?). Stock with I--- M?

Dimensions

BarrelLength35.47inches
BarrelLength901mm
OverallLength1388mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.74 in

Associations

Places England