Object Title

Centrefire double-barrelled hammerless shotgun - By Thomas Bland

Centrefire double-barrelled hammerless shotgun - By Thomas Bland

Date

1930

Object Number

XII.9967

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Sidelocks with simple foliate decoration. Top lever with triple bite lock. Fitted with ejectors. The stock has an extension to the butt and the small is chequered. The damascus twist barrels are of bright steel and both barrels are chocked

Dimensions

BarrelLength27.8 inches
BarrelLength706 mm
OverallLength1150 mm
OverallWeight2.96 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 16974

Calibre

0.72 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham view and proof marks