Object Title

Air rifle - The Gem

Air rifle - The Gem

Date

1903

Object Number

XII.2705

Provenance

Purchased from Leeds City Council, 1967. Formerly part of the Renkin Collection (formed by Renkin et Frere), (Inv no.

Physical Description

It is operated by pivoting on the breech and compreesing the cylinder by means of the triggerguard. This type of model was popular prior to the First World War

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.22 in