Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By J. Blanch

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By J. Blanch

Date

1930

Object Number

XXIV.8842

Provenance

Post Amnesty Grampian Police no.1

Physical Description

Boxlock ejector.Action decorated with etched acanthus leaves. Double lump lock and comb mounted safety. Blued barrels with a raised rib engraved 'J.BLANCH,20CULLUM ST.FENCHURCH ST.LONDON' and a bead foresight. Two piece walnut stock. The forend and comb are chequered and a plain escutchion is set beneath the butt

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.99 inches
BarrelLength711 mm
OverallLength1123 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 6894

Calibre

0.71 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham view and proof mark

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