Object Title

Matchlock muzzle-loading musket - By Schloss Frondesburg

Matchlock muzzle-loading musket - By Schloss Frondesburg

Date

about 1630

Object Number

XII.11762

Provenance

Purchased from Andrew Lumley on the 7th September 2005.

Physical Description

Unfinished wood and metal parts unpolished and rusting. Barrel octagonal at the breech. Heart-shaped backsight and ridge fore-sight. Ramrod missing. Ramrod banding at fore-end. Flat butt. Trigger-guard missing a screw.

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength37.4 in.
BarrelLength950 mm
OverallLength52.36 in.
OverallLength1330 mm
OverallWeight4.18 kg
OverallWeight9.2 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.75 in

Inscriptions and Marks

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