Inscription: 1. On each barrel: INVon PIRMET A PARIS; inlaid in gold
2. On each breech tang: INVENTION PIRMET in oval, inlaid with gold
3. BOCHE BTE A PARIS, manufacturer's name stamped on the measure of the powder flask.
4. VC 1591, maker's initials and serial number (?) stamped on the handle of the cutter.
5. ELEY BROS./LONDON, manufacturer's name stamped on cover of the cap box.