Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - The Junior Army and Navy S. L

Centrefire breech-loading double-barrelled shotgun - The Junior Army and Navy S. L

Date

1880

Object Number

XII.9974

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Cumbria Police, no.16.

Physical Description

Foliate engraved sideplate. Double bite lock with top lever. Chequered small and iron plate, the small being slightly cracked. Plain iron barrels with retailers name on top rib. The fore-end is missing its finial plate, the left barrel is choked

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 46 in (1168 mm), Barrel length: 30 in (762 mm), Weight: 7 lb. 1 oz. (3.153 kg.)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 35816

Calibre

13 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham view and proof marks

Associations

Places Britain