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 inhes
BarrelLength819 mm
OverallLength1226 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None 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)