Object Title

Pinfire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Thomas Jackson

Pinfire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By Thomas Jackson

Date

1860

Object Number

XII.9950

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Warwickshire Police, no.2.

Physical Description

Back locks with scroll engraving. Fitted with a Lefauchaux type under-lever. The inset escutchion is monogramed

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 45.5 in (1155 mm), Barrel length: 29.75 in (755 mm), Weight: 5 lb 13 oz (2.65 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 2216

Calibre

16 bore

Associations

Notes

Thomas Jackson was working 1828-1871. He also made and sold crossbows.