H. Nock Experimental British Military Inside Lock

6.25" flat beveled lock plate unmarked, center of flash guard with {crown} / GR royal cypher. Integral rounded waterproof iron pan, flat reinforced cock. This large sized early Nock inside lock was used for an experimental Nock breechloading musket and an experimental version of the Duke of Richmond pattern musket.


Mechanically functional, metal with a mottled and oxidized dark gray over a pewter patina. An incredibly scarce British military lock from the end of the 18th or beginning of the 19th century.

Estimate: $750 - $1,000
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