Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading blunderbuss - By Dempsey

Percussion muzzle-loading blunderbuss - By Dempsey

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.1045

Provenance

Transferred from the Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin, May 1923, to the Armouries by the War Office (Q.M.G.9), via COD Didcot.

Physical Description

Converted from flintlock

Dimensions

BarrelLength15.75 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

muzzle 2.5 in x 1.25 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Irish registration no: TY 1448

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