Object Title

Detonator gun - By Westley Richards

Detonator gun - By Westley Richards

Date

1821-1822

Object Number

XII.1607

Provenance

Presented in 1954 from the collection of Squadron Leader F.L. Butcher.

Physical Description

With Damascus Twist Barrels

Dimensions

Weight: 6 lb 13 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.680 in (15 bore)

Associations

Places England

Notes

Westley Richards patented his detonator lock in 1821.