Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - The Jungle Gun

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - The Jungle Gun

Date

1902

Object Number

XII.6890

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dorset Police, no.5. The following is from Army & Navy records:. Described as A&N quality Jungle Gun 12 bore. (made by Webley & Scott serial no.9150 to order no.7357 of 27th June 1900.) Sold to Mr.G.R.Balston Esq. on 13th November 1902.

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.99inches
BarrelLength711mm
OverallLength1128mm
OverallWeight3.18kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 25827

Calibre

0.73 in

Associations

Places Britain