"Towne of Boston” Flintlock Musket
Catalog #: 43450 Accession #: 164794
Credit: Division of Military History and Diplomacy, National Museum of American History
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 8" H x 55" W x 2.75" D
American flintlock musket, .69 caliber, with “TOWNE OF BOSTON” branded into the stock.
This gun was put together in the Massachusetts Colony before the French and Indian War to arm the militia of the city of Boston.
Country: United States
War: War of American Independence