Object Title

Flintlock two-shot superimposed musket - By Robert Brooke

Flintlock two-shot superimposed musket - By Robert Brooke

Date

1685

Object Number

XII.11268

Provenance

Purchased from Christie's, King Street, London, SW1Y 6QT. 25 October 2001, lot 100. Ex Keith Neal Collection (collection no. G199)

Physical Description

Fitted with an earlier Turkish swamped twist barrel, stamped at the breech with Irish registration marks, 'CB-802'. The curved butt gives it a scottish flavour

Dimensions

BarrelLength35.63 inches
BarrelLength905 mm
OverallLength1287 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.59 in

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