Object Title

Percussion military pistol - Coastguard Pattern

Percussion military pistol - Coastguard Pattern

Date

1844

Object Number

XII.9984

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

Lock engraved with VR cypher and the date 1844 over TOWER. There is a screw missing from the trigger guard

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Inscriptions and Marks

The barrel is stamped: crown over TP, crown over 7 over B, crown over broad arrow, 7, TP over broad arrow, crown over 5.The stock is stamped: 29

Associations

Places Britain