Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading combination rifle and shotgun - Saur & Sohn

Centrefire breech-loading combination rifle and shotgun - Saur & Sohn

Date

about 1890

Object Number

XII.6880

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museum Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Warwickshire Police, no. 42

Physical Description

Chequered pistol grip stock with a cheekpiece on the left hand side. The reciever is finely engraved with a dog, stag and birds

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 43.5 in (1105 mm), Barrel length: 27 in (686 mm), Weight: 7 lb (3.1 kg.)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 220970

Calibre

Rifle: 10 mm _ Shotgun: 18 bore

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