Object Title

Centrefire double-barrelled hammer shotgun - By Robert Ringer

Centrefire double-barrelled hammer shotgun - By Robert Ringer

Date

1865-1875

Object Number

XII.9958

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Sidelocks with engraved foliate decoration, the hammers being treated in the same manner. Fitted with Jeffries patent underlever double bite lock. The escutchion is plain and the barrels are of the twist variety

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.44 inches
BarrelLength697 mm
OverallLength1113 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number W2

Calibre

0.72 in

Inscriptions and Marks

London view and proof marks

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