Overall: 58 in. ( 147.3 cm )
Part (bayonet): 8 3/8 × 7/16 × 1 3/16 in. (21.3 × 1.1 × 3 cm)
Part (barrel): 41 7/8 i
stamped: tail of lockplate: "TOWER" (indicates that the musket was stored in the Tower of London arsenal)
stamped: center of lockplate: "GR" (crown above mark; royal cypher of the Hanoverian line)
engraved: side plate; "R"
incised: right butt stock: "X
Wood, iron, and brass flintlock musket; brass furniture, button-head iron ramrod; stamped marks at center and tail of lockplate; engraved letter on sideplate and incised number on right side of buttstock; angular iron bayonet with deep back flutes.
Gift of Mrs. William R. Tarbox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.