Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Flintlock muzzle-loading military musket - India Pattern

Date

1805

Object Number

XII.10135

Provenance

Old Tower Collections. On loan to The Redoubt, Eastbourne. Loan 216.

Physical Description

The lock has a ring-neck cock and incised decoration. The front swivel sling is missing. It is fully stocked with bright barrel. All fittings are brass

Dimensions

OverallHeight160 mm
OverallLength1395 mm
OverallWidth85 mm
BarrelLength39.33 inches
BarrelLength999 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.76 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Lock stamped: GR TOWER and crowned broad arrow.The stock is stamped: crowned mirrored GR, deeply stamped star, 434 (by lock), WP (under butt)

Associations

Places England