Object Title

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Flintlock military pistol - Sea Service Pattern

Date

1835

Object Number

XII.4708

Provenance

Old tower stores

Physical Description

Lock: marked with a crowned GR and a crowned broad arrow.
Stock: Board of Ordnance, crowned A3 and two crowned 9's, crowned P.
Belt hook - crown mark.
Trigger mark - trident shaped.
Trigger-guard - 349 stamped on it, and a crown mark on the inner side of the guard.
Barrel - crown mark, crowned GR. Crowned crossed swords, and crowned 11 near the frizzen

Dimensions

BarrowLength222mm
OverallLength394mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.56 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Loan 39, Maritime Museum, Maryport.