Object Title

Flintlock swivel gun - Naval pattern

Flintlock swivel gun - Naval pattern

Date

1812

Object Number

XIX.365

Provenance

Purchased by private treaty on 7/5/86 along with XIX.361-364

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Inscriptions and Marks

'Fonderie de Toulon 1812' Right trunnion: No 10 Left trunnion: 20 K.7

Associations

Places France

Notes

A similar gun by Michel Brezin 1758-1825 with swivel and Nock lock is in the collection of Eric Vaule, Bridgewater, Conneticut, USA. The flintlock is of the naval type and is inscribed in cyrillic caps P. MADIKOV