Object Title

Percussion breech-loading multi-shot gun - Goose Gun

Percussion breech-loading multi-shot gun - Goose Gun

Date

1840

Object Number

XII.5691

Provenance

R. J. Wigington Arbour Antiques, 7 January 1988

Physical Description

Chequered wood stock. Circular steel breech with seven shot lift-out block. Rear portion of barrel brass. Barrel octagonal lead covered. Muzzled brass. Sighting: front bead, rear groove

Dimensions

BarrelLength22.76 inches
BarrelLength578 mm
OverallLength1018 mm
OverallWeight4.17 kg

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible visible

Calibre

0.38 in

Associations

Places France (?)