Object Title

Air pistol - The Thunderbolt Junior

Air pistol - The Thunderbolt Junior

Date

1947-1950

Object Number

XII.7087

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Northumbria Police. no.11

Physical Description

Blue-black finish, with two piece brown plastic stockplates. The lever at the rear of handle releases the barrel, which then turns down to cock the spring and load the pellets. V-notch sights. Provisionsal patent no. 13749. Mechanism jammed

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.177 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Designed by Frank Clarke.