Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading musket - India Pattern

Flintlock muzzle-loading musket - India Pattern

Date

1800-1830

Object Number

XII.8680

Provenance

Old Tower Collections

Physical Description

Barrel with proof crowned arrow; tang with crown; lock with ring-neck cock, incised line decoration crowned GR crowned arrow; butt with crowned GRTA crowned 7 twice; stock with TA 304 near sideplate

Dimensions

BarrelLength991mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.75 in

Inscriptions and Marks

(?) On barrel - initials HDW underneath inbetween 3 and 4 barrel retaining loop and four slashes ////. Inside lock - TF and a crown O 4. Inside the stock is stamped 304 a crown and initials TA, other side has crown and GR

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

top jaw and screw bent