Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading musket - By Westley Richards

Flintlock muzzle-loading musket - By Westley Richards

Date

1835

Object Number

XII.1288

Provenance

From the Norton Hall Collection. Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund, 1942.

Dimensions

BarrelLength38.23inches
BarrelLength971mm
OverallLength1403mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.75 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

This musket resembles in many of its features the Light Infantry model of the New Land Service musket. From its high finish it must however have been made to private order.