Object Title

Centrefire pump-action magazine military shotgun - Smith and Wesson Model 3000

Centrefire pump-action magazine military shotgun - Smith and Wesson Model 3000

Date

1983

Object Number

XII.10327

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via the Home Office Buy-in scheme 1989. From Avon & Somerset Police, no.6.

Physical Description

Standard pump action breech with 6 shot magazine. It has a folding skeleton butt with rubber butt plate, and a plastic pistol grip and slide

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 47 in (1194 mm), Length (with butt folded): 36.5 in (927 mm), Barrel length: 26 in (660 mm), Weight: 7 lb 13 oz (3.54 kg)

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number FC34194

Calibre

12 bore

Inscriptions and Marks

Birmingham view and proof marks and date stamp for 1983

Associations

Places Japan