Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading carbine - By Henry Nock

Flintlock muzzle-loading carbine - By Henry Nock

Date

about 1800

Object Number

XII.5482

Provenance

Purchased from a private sale.

Physical Description

Rifled barrel with a 'Baker Style' patchbox located in the stock. With bayonet bar located on the right side of the barrel at the muzzle end. Possibly with a Nock 'break off breech', as indicated by the breech marking.

Techniques

Handmade

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength26.18 in.
BarrelLength665 mm
OverallLength43.5 in.
OverallLength1107 mm
OverallWeight3.6 kg
OverallWeight7.9 lbs

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.68 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Number
44
Butt tang
Engraved
?
8 pointed star
Lockplate
Engraved
Patent
H NOCK PATENT
Top of the breech
Engraved
Maker
H Nock
Lockplate
Engraved
rack number
R2
Trigger guard
Engraved

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