Object Title

Flintlock military musket - New Land Service Pattern, Experimental Model

Flintlock military musket - New Land Service Pattern, Experimental Model

Date

about 1816

Object Number

XII.684

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

New Land Service model with special trigger mechanism. The trigger is mounted externally on the tail of the lockplate and connected with the scear through a slot. The front of the trigger-guard is screwed to the lockplate and the rear to the stock.

Techniques

Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength39.17 in
BarrelLength995 mm
OverallLength55.7 in
OverallLength1417 mm
OverallWeight4.4 kg
OverallWeight9.14 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None

Calibre

0.75 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Proof mark
Crown over GR
Lockplate
Stamped

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