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

BarrelLength32.7 inches
BarrelLength830 mm
OverallLength1234 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

16 bore

Associations

Notes

Zaoue is recorded as working in Marseille 1845-55