Object Title

Percussion sporting gun - By Manton

Percussion sporting gun - By Manton

Date

1860

Object Number

XII.6868

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Greater Manchester Police, no. 5

Physical Description

The size would indicate a wildfowling gun, often known as a cripple stopper. Probably used in conjuction with a punt gun

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

4 bore

Associations

Places England