Object Title

Percussion military pistol - Sea Service Model

Percussion military pistol - Sea Service Model

Date

1855

Object Number

XII.11249

Provenance

Returned from loan June 1998. Formerly on loan to 1 Armoured Division Transport Regiment Officer's Mess. (Loan 81). Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

Standard lock with VR cypher, barrel with captive ramrod. The furniture is of brass. The flat butt cap has small languets and a langet ring. A belt hook is attached. The stock is stamped with the stockers name: J.SMITH

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 292 mm, Barrel length: 153 mm (6 in) Weight: 0.985 Kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.571 in

Inscriptions and Marks

stamped with military inspection marks

Associations

Places Britain