Object Title

Barrel

Barrel

Date

1897

Object Number

XII.6031

Provenance

Purchased from Leeds City Council, 1967. Formerly part of the Renkin Collection (formed by Renkin et Frere). One of an original set of 31 barrels.

Physical Description

Plain barrel with swamped muzzle and a turned balerster about half way. The top is stamped with the Liege, post 1893, provisional proof.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall Length: 50.5 in (1285 mm), Barrel length: 48.5 in (1230 mm), Depth: 1.5 in (40 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

28 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

The underside of the barrel is stamped: 13.0, 31

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