Object Title

Percussion military pistol - Coastguard Pattern

Percussion military pistol - Coastguard Pattern

Date

1849

Object Number

XII.9985

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 wiyth VR cypher and the date 1849 over TOWER

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Inscriptions and Marks

The barrel is stamped: crown over TP, crown over B over 7, crown over broad arrow. The stock is stamped: 2Ramrod stamped: T&CC, crown over B over 8

Associations

Places Britain