Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Date

1805

Object Number

XII.9988

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

The lock is engraved With TOWER and the GR cypher. There is a screw missing from the butt plate

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.750 in

Inscriptions and Marks

The barrel is stamped: crown over crossed scepters, crown over GR over broad arrow, crown over 16

Associations

Places England