Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading gun - N/A

Flintlock muzzle-loading gun - N/A

Date

about 1750

Object Number

XII.1621

Provenance

Purchased by Wallis and Wallis 19th November 1954.

Physical Description

Long, slender octagonal Barrel, stamped at the breech with the letter B repeated. The steel bears slight engraved decoration. Stock with short, flat shoulder-butt, the entire surface overlaid with panels of brass pierced and chased with foliage, monsters and human figures.

Techniques

Engraved

Materials

Dimensions

BarrelLength51 in.
BarrelLength1295 mm
OverallLength61.13 in.
OverallLength1570 mm
OverallWeight3.18 kg
OverallWeight7 lb

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

.500 in (36 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

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