Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading pistol

Flintlock muzzle-loading pistol

Date

1720-1760

Object Number

XII.1768

Provenance

Acquired 1962. Formerly the property of the Hon. Lady Bentall.

Dimensions

BarrelLength5.3 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.650 in (17 bore)

Associations

Notes

These pistols were made by Thomas Hatcher later Master Furbisher from 1749 to the Board of Ordnance at the Tower of London.