Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Light Cavalry Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Light Cavalry Pattern

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.9983

Provenance

Old Tower collection. On loan to The School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (SEME), Bordon, Hampshire. Loan 75. First issued Feb 1961.

Physical Description

Ring neck cock and fitted with a wooden ramrod. The lockplate is engraved with TOWER and a large crown over GR. The butt screw has been replaced and thwe stock has been broken on the left side

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the barrel: crown over GR over broad arrow

Associations

Places Britain