Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading rifle

Flintlock muzzle-loading rifle

Date

1791

Object Number

XII.1459

Provenance

Formerly in the museum of artillery collection, the Rotunda. 1874 cat No.1302. 1856 cat No.VII/114. Transferred via the Cottesloe committee, 1927. Transferred to class XII from XXIV.404 Brick Tower

Physical Description

Barrel with nine groove rifling

Dimensions

BarrelLength32.2 inches
BarrelLength819 mm
OverallLength1226 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.72 in

Associations

Notes

Furniture supplied by Palmer, H.Nock's engraver. Billed by Palmer on 30 May 1791 for furniture. (Information supplied by Mr Scott-Edeson)