Object Title

Replica flintlock pistol

Replica flintlock pistol

Date

1985

Object Number

XXI.87

Provenance

Presented by Avon and Somerset Police in 1986

Physical Description

Decorated all over in floral engraving, each side of the 'rams head' butt has a plain escutcheon. The weapon is complete with pricker in the butt and ramrod.

Associations

Places England

Notes

This weapon was made to decieve the trade, the maker was prosecuted and sentenced to prison for forgery.