Object Title

Flintlock pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1800

Object Number

XII.4703

Physical Description

Flintlock inscribed TOWER, crowned GR, crowned broad arrow. Stock is marked 1803 with broad arrow above, which is also surmounted by a crown. Near the side plate is a broad arrow and crowned B, and a large 1; near the trigger guard a pair of crowned 2's.
Barrel is marked - broad arrow, crowned GR, crowned crossed swords, crowned near the frizzle, crown on tang

Dimensions

BarrelLength305mm
OverallLength495mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.56 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Loan 39, Maritime Museum, Maryport.