Object Title

Centrefire double-barrelled pistol

Centrefire double-barrelled pistol

Date

1910

Object Number

XII.9109

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dumfries and Galloway (Scotland) Police no.135/A, (SUSM no.2)

Physical Description

Back action locks with rebounding hammers. Engraved with foliate decoration. The barrels are blued. Top rib stamped 'WILKINSON'. [ The barrels are cut down gun barrels,altered by Wilkinson themselves]. The butt and forend are chequered, and the butt has an exagerated curve.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 13in. [330mm]., Barrel length: 8in. [203mm].

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 55611

Calibre

20 bore

Associations

Places England