Object Title

Flintlock muzzle-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Zaoue

Flintlock muzzle-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Zaoue

Date

1853

Object Number

XII.5696

Provenance

Purchased from Andrew Lumley, 2 February 1988

Physical Description

Decorated with inset gilt vine leaves and bunches of grapes. The barrels are by Leclere Brevette and stamped with Liege proofmarks

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 49 in (1242 mm), Barrel length: 32 in (812 mm), Depth: 3.5 in (90 mm), Height: 8 in (200 mm)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

16 bore

Associations

Notes

Zaoue is recorded as working in Marseille 1845-55