Object Title

Percussion double-barrelled pistol

Percussion double-barrelled pistol

Date

1845

Object Number

XII.4042

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1946 from COD Weedon. (Weedon being the central collection point for all Police forces and surrendered weapons.) Authority for tranfer and issue is under War Office file no. GS(W)2/BM50/1, delivered February 1948. List no.106.

Physical Description

Down curved back-action locks, each engraved with wheat-ear borders, foliate scrolls and the makers name

Dimensions

BarrelLength3.75in
OverallLength8.15in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.475 in

Associations

Notes

On 12 April 1977 a pink paper label was removed marked: 'OVER & UNDER 54B C & B, 106.'