Object Title

Flintlock military pistol

Flintlock military pistol

Date

1758

Object Number

XII.5053

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Lock plate engraved TOWER 1758, GR under crown; crowned arrow. Cock and lock plate engraved with double line. Floret at end of spring. Carved wooden stock with brass furniture, including raised sideplate and escutchion plate. Stock stamped with GR cypher, crowned 5 and crowned 6. Wooden rammer with brass tip. Barrel stamped with Goverrnment owner and view marks

Dimensions

BarrelLength305mm
OverallLength500mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Associations

Places Britain