~ A Rare 1800 Dated East India Company Brown Bess ~
This is a fine musket. The lockplate is stamped with the gunsmiths name `Harrison` and with the manufacturing year 1800. The trade mark is visible as well.
This brown bess is a solid piece, made for a a soldier in the East India during a time of great conflict based around wars between Britain and the French.
It half cocks, cocks and releases with a strong spring.
The bayonet is included.
~ Dimensions ~
The barrel length is 40 inches (102 cm) and the overall length of the musket is 54 ½ inches (138 cm).
~ Condition ~
The musket is in good used condition with some surface wear to the metalwork.
The musket has some cosmetic bruising to be expected with its age.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
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MakeA Rare 1800 Dated East India Company Brown Bess
ModelA Rare 1800 Dated East India Company Brown Bess