Object Title

Flintlock carbine

Flintlock carbine

Date

1750

Object Number

XII.195

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Octagonal barrel, backsight with single folding leaf Seven groove rifling. Lock with rounded lockplate the inner side stamped with a mark PVF. There is no bridle to the frizzen.
Stock slightly carved with rococo scrollwork, the butt with butt-trap and cheekpiece.
Brass mounts chased with rather crudely designed trophies. The trigger-guard has a finger-rest. Steel ramrod; the butt-trap contains a worm and a jag which screw on to the end of the rod.

Dimensions

BarrelLength22.36 inches
BarrelLength568 mm
OverallLength959 mm
OverallWeight3.49 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.55 in

Associations

Places Germany