Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By G. E. Lewis

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - By G. E. Lewis

Date

1930

Object Number

XII.9953

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dorset Police, no.3.

Physical Description

Sidelocks engraved with foliate borders and dogs chasing pheasant. Chequered small and the butt with a crack on the right side

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 46.5 in (1182 mm), Barrel length: 30.2 in (765 mm), Weight: 7 lb. 5.25 oz. (3.335 kg.)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 51718

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham veiw and proof marks, re-proofed for nitro

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