Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Pattern 1759/78 Light Dragoon

Flintlock military pistol - Pattern 1759/78 Light Dragoon

Date

1805

Object Number

XII.10133

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. On loan L157 to Household Cavalry Museum, Combermere Barracks, St Leonards Road, Windsor.

Techniques

Manufactured

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength15.5in
BarrelLength8.187in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none

Calibre

.65 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the lock Tower and crown over GB and crown over arrow pointing down. Stmaped on the stock with crown over GR over 180 (?) and an arrow. Stamped on the barrel with a crown over a crowned proof mark and a crown over GR over arrow pointing down

Associations

Notes

Household Cavalry Museum Accession number AB 334